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Feeder Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$24,959 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Feeder is $24,959 a year and $12 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Feeder is between $24,959 and $27,864. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Stacks sheets of paper into loading tray of sheet-fed offset press or preloading stand adjacent to press: compares identifying information on paper stock with specifications on work order to verify delivery of specified paper stock.
  • Flexes stack of paper with hands to prevent paper from jamming in press and places stack into loading tray of sheet-fed offset press or preloading stand adjacent to press.
  • Adjusts feeder mechanism on press to correspond with size of paper.
  • May operate mechanical truck to transport boxes of paper to press area.
  • May fill ink fountains and clean press and press components to maintain press in working order.
Feeder Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Machine Feeders and Offbearers

Job family population: 74,350

Estimated population of Feeder jobs: 271

Rate of error: 2.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
12 %


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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Feeder Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Feeder, Web
May 21
Niles, IL, USA
Specialty Print Communications
Job Overview Assist web press manufacturing by operating the auto splicer and infeed. Ensure correct paper is hung according to SPC job ticket. Promote teamwork, provide support for other crew ...
1st Pressman - Roll-to-Roll Web
May 13
Niles, IL, USA
Specialty Print Communications
Train and develop Web Feeder as needed. Responsibilities and Duties * Correctly and efficiently set up and operate a roll-to-roll & roll-to-sheet press with the assistance of a Web Feeder ensuring ...
WORLDPAC Delivery Driver in Burr Ridge, IL at WORLDPAC
Jun 21
Burr Ridge, IL, USA
Advanced Auto Parts
At feeder points, may be responsible for distribution of merchandise. -Responsible for maintaining and storing equipment (i.e. pagers, keys, fuel card) in accordance to warehouse guidelines. ...
Sales Associate
May 28
Chicago, IL, USA
MI Homes
This position is a feeder role for New Home Consultant (NHC). Duties and Responsibilities: * Represents M/I Homes in a professional manner while possessing a positive attitude. * Support the VP of ...
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