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Flavor Tank Tender Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$35,629 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Flavor Tank Tender is $35,629 a year and $17 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Flavor Tank Tender is between $27,220 and $42,516. 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

  • Assists freezer operator to freeze and package ice cream, performing any combination of following tasks: pours cans of fruit into sieve to separate juice.
  • Places cans of chocolate coating into hot water vat, pushes barrel into mechanical heating unit, or adds specified amount of water to chocolate to increase its fluidity.
  • Measures specified kinds and amounts of ingredients, such as ice cream mix, flavor, and color.
  • Starts pump, or dumps ingredients into flavor-mix tanks to maintain continuous flow of mix into freezer.
  • Adjusts guides or controls of automatic carton forming, filling, and wrapping machines.
  • Shapes and feeds carton blanks, bottoms, and rims into carton forming machine carton-forming-machine operator.
  • Holds bulk carton under filler head or places it on mechanical filling platform to fill carton with ice cream.
  • Weighs carton.
  • May mix ingredients, such as fruit juice, color, water, flavor, sugar, citric acid, and stabilizers to make mix for frozen ice confections.
  • When tending flavor tanks, may be known as flavor-tank tender.
  • Performs other duties as described under helper.
Flavor Tank Tender Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 8,630

Estimated population of Flavor Tank Tender jobs: 13

Rate of error: 4.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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...

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