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Finishing Machine Operator Automatic Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$36,282 (USD)

Average Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly

$486

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Finishing Machine Operator Automatic is $36,282 a year and $17 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Finishing Machine Operator Automatic is between $27,683 and $43,370. 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:
  • Sets up and operates automatic cutting machine that scores and breaks flat glass into standardized sections: positions trip switches to adjust stroke of cutting bridges for longitudinal and latitudinal scoring of glass.
  • Manually positions sets of cutter heads on bridge or sets controls that position them to score glass into specific dimensions.
  • Turns controls to change height of bridges to adjust depth of scoring cut.
  • Adjusts timing mechanism to synchronize breaker bar to snap glass at score.
  • Starts automatic vacuum-cupped crane that lifts and transfers cut glass.
  • Starts machine to verify setup and to make necessary adjustments.
  • Measures cut glass with tape to verify dimensions and observes glass for irregular breaks and uneven edges.
  • Removes and replaces worn cutter heads, using handtools.
  • Maintains record of production, using counter.
  • May review work order to determine cutting sequence.
  • May direct workers who are members of cutting team.
  • May operate single cut machine.
Finishing Machine Operator Automatic Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 60,460

Estimated population of Finishing Machine Operator Automatic jobs: 4,206

Rate of error: 2.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$42,061
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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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 2,716,450 (2017), 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...

Finishing Machine Operator Automatic Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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May 7
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Apr 9
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North Aurora, IL, USA
FlexiCorps, Inc
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Mar 13
Aurora, IL, USA
FlexiCorps, Inc
Operate Semi-Automatic Machinery which makes wire rope * Assemble cable wire by hand * Work with wire rope, cutting and coiling * Follow detailed assembly instructions, processes and procedures
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