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Flame Spraying Machine Operator Automatic Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$35,616 (USD)

Average Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly

$488

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Flame Spraying Machine Operator Automatic is $35,616 a year and $17 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Flame Spraying Machine Operator Automatic is between $27,283 and $42,429. 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 metal spraying machine to bond protective or decorative coatings to metal objects: positions workpieces into holding fixtures of conveyor.
  • Attaches nozzle onto spray gun and positions gun at specified distance from workpiece.
  • Connects hoses from gun to air compressor and fuel tanks.
  • Threads end from roll of specified wire through gun.
  • Turns knobs and levers to synchronize speed of wire feed, air pressure, and specified flow of oxygen and fuel.
  • Turns knobs and installs gears to set conveyor speed and holding device.
  • Ignites gun to melt emerging wire at nozzle and presses button or turns handle to release compressed air which atomizes and sprays molten metal onto surface of workpiece.
  • Inspects workpieces for coating defects and removes finished pieces from conveyor.
  • May install gears to accommodate larger workpieces.
  • May operate sandblasting equipment to roughen and clean surface of workpieces sandblaster.
  • May preheat workpieces in oven.
  • May be designated according to type of equipment used as metal-spraying-machine operator, crucible gun.
Flame Spraying Machine Operator Automatic Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 37,200

Estimated population of Flame Spraying Machine Operator Automatic jobs: 3,372

Rate of error: 3.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$41,289
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...

Flame Spraying Machine Operator Automatic Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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Mar 13
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Machine Operator Assembler
Mar 8
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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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May 17
Elmhurst, IL, USA
Recruiting Resource Group
Utilizes override control to correct conditions that are out of tolerance or operating unusually ... Operates machine manually to perform non-automated functions and when automatic programming is ...
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