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Hand Finisher Bowling Balls Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$34,872 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Hand Finisher Bowling Balls is $34,872 a year and $17 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Hand Finisher Bowling Balls is between $26,713 and $41,542. 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

  • Tends buffing machine that removes scratches and polishes surface of bowling balls: places ball in holding fixture, pad, or cup of buffer and coats buffing wheel and pad with abrasive compound.
  • Changes position of ball against revolving wheel to remove grinding and sanding scratches on surface of ball.
  • Removes ball after specified time and holds ball against finish buffing wheel, moving ball with hands to expose all surfaces to wheel.
  • Examines ball for scratches and specified finish.
  • May dress ball with waterproof sandpaper or rubbing compound to remove nicks, pits, and scratches prior to engraving or polishing and be designated hand finisher, bowling balls.
Hand Finisher Bowling Balls Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 31,390

Estimated population of Hand Finisher Bowling Balls jobs: 479

Rate of error: 3.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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