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Foundry Worker Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$37,784 (USD)

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Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Foundry Worker is $37,784 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Foundry Worker is between $28,983 and $45,012. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Foundry Worker. 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

  • Melts metal, pours metal into molds, removes castings from molds, dresses castings, moves foundry materials, and cleans equipment and work areas.
  • Moves sand, castings, flasks, or other materials about foundry by hand, using wheelbarrow or cart, or by loading them onto conveyor.
  • Assembles flasks, using wrench, bolts, and tap screws.
  • Waters and mixes sand, shovels sand into flasks, and compacts sand in flasks, using ramming tool.
Foundry Worker Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Foundry Mold and Coremakers

Job family population: 13,960

Estimated population of Foundry Worker jobs: 22

Rate of error: 4.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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...

Foundry Worker Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Warehouse Worker
Jun 14
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Senior Media Analyst, Analytics & Insights
Jun 12
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Supervisor, Strategy
May 29
Spark Foundry
... working relationship with partner agencies (where/when applicable), delivering a seamless communications process Demonstrates agility via multi-tasking - multiple brands, strategic development and ...
Business Integration Director, Analytics & Insights
May 29
Spark Foundry
Working closely with the internal client teams and Analytics leads is a vital part of the role, with accountability for the highest quality execution of a diverse array of client and project ...
Reupholster/Warehouse Worker
Jun 24
Chicago, IL, USA
226 Companies
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