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Fiber Picker Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$37,852 (USD)

Average Salary

$18/hr

Average Hourly

$492

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Fiber Picker is $37,852 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Fiber Picker is between $28,804 and $45,324. 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

Description:
  • Tends machine that fluffs and cleans new and used materials, such as cotton, kapok, and sisal used in pads, cushions, and mattresses, performing any combination of following tasks: moves guide on machine to direct cleaned material into storage bins or garnett machine.
  • Opens bales of material, such as cotton and sisal, using wirecutter and knife.
  • Pulls bales apart, starts machine, and feeds specified grades of material into machine hopper.
  • May weigh specified amounts of material according to grades, using platform scales.
  • May tie mattress cover to filling spout and move guide to direct material into it.
  • May be designated according to type of material picked as cotton picker; excelsior picker; fiber picker; sisal picker; tow picker.
  • May tend machine that produces rolls of felt from fluffed and cleaned fiber garnett-machine operator.
Fiber Picker Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Food Processing Workers, All Other

Job family population: 43,540

Estimated population of Fiber Picker jobs: 13

Rate of error: 4.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$43,881
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

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...

Fiber Picker Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Warehouse Team Lead
Apr 17
Frankfort, IL, USA
Pactiv
Order Picking: Ensure safe and efficient picking and preparation of product for shipment, ensuring ... fiber packaging. Want to learn more? Visit www.Pactiv.com Pactiv LLC is an equal opportunity ...
Maintenance Mechanic - Injection Molding (Night Shift)
May 16
Aurora, United States
Freudenberg Household Products (FHP)
Maintain all facets of Injection Molding machines and PET Fiber Extrusion Lines * Complete work ... pickers, robots * Able to read mechanical and pneumatic drawings * Experience with electrical ...
Tower Foreman
Apr 4
Itasca, IL, USA
Mastec Network Solutions
First Aid, Safety, Rescue, Wiltron, Anritsu, Fiber, PIM, CPR and Connector attachment ... Must have the ability to climb towers, be able to pick up 50 lbs., and be cable of working up to 12 ...
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