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Glass Cutter Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$35,924 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Glass Cutter is $35,924 a year and $17 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Glass Cutter is between $27,446 and $42,869. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Glass Cutter. 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

  • Cuts flat glass and mirrors to specified size and shape, using patterns, straightedge, tape measure, and glass cutting tools.
  • Positions pattern on glass or measures dimensions and marks cutting lines, using glass cutting tool.
  • Scribes around pattern or along straightedge, using cutting tool.
Glass Cutter Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Cutters and Trimmers, Hand

Job family population: 12,230

Estimated population of Glass Cutter jobs: 75

Rate of error: 4.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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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 2,705,994 (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...

Glass Cutter Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Maintenance Supervisor
May 7
Chicago, IL, USA
Guardian Industries
... cutting line operators · Supervises machinery repair · Conducts both daily and periodic ... Guardian Glass is a leading international manufacturer of float, value-added coated, and fabricated ...
General Cleaners at Ravinia Festival!
Jun 4
Highland Park, IL, USA
Prospect Airport Services
Only use approved glass cleaner or soft, disposable, cleaning cloth to clean. Clean changing table. ... With over 8000 motivated associates and cutting edge proprietary technology geared up at full ...
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