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Gunstock Spray Unit Adjuster Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$38,051 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Gunstock Spray Unit Adjuster is $38,051 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Gunstock Spray Unit Adjuster is between $28,878 and $45,601. 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

  • Sets up and operates painting and drying units along conveyor line to coat metal, plastic, ceramic, and wood products with lacquer, paint, varnish, enamel, oil, or rustproofing material: places or racks workpieces on conveyor.
  • Turns valve to regulate water shield spray.
  • Starts pumps to mix chemicals and paints, to fill tanks, and to control viscosity, adding prescribed amounts or proportions of paints, thinner, and chemicals to mixture.
  • Screws specified nozzles into spray guns and positions nozzles to direct spray onto workpiece.
  • Lights ovens, turns knobs, and observes gauges on control panel to set specified temperature and air circulation in oven, to synchronize speed of conveyor with action of spray guns and ovens, and to regulate air pressure in spray guns that atomize spray.
  • Determines flow and viscosity of paints and quality of coating visually or by use of viscometer.
  • May spray coated product with salt solution for prescribed time to determine resistance to corrosion.
  • May be designated according to coating applied as bonderite operator; control operator, flow coat; or according to article coated as gunstock-spray-unit adjuster.
Gunstock Spray Unit Adjuster Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 86,270

Estimated population of Gunstock Spray Unit Adjuster jobs: 11,489

Rate of error: 1.5%

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 2,705,994 (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...

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