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Heat Seal Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$36,539 (USD)

Average Salary

$18/hr

Average Hourly

$493

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Heat Seal Operator is $36,539 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Heat Seal Operator is between $27,842 and $43,677. 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

Description:
  • Tends machine that heats and seals precut or predesigned plastic material or film to form book covers, eyeglass cases, baby pants, tubing, and other plastic-coated products: moves controls on machine to adjust temperature, pressure, and time cycle.
  • Loads feeding mechanism with rolls of plastic material.
  • Aligns edges of continuous plastic strips and guides them into position under electrode.
  • Starts machine and depresses pedal to lower electrode that heats and seals edges of material.
  • Removes product from machine and stacks it in rack or on table.
  • May position plastic strip over article preparatory to heat sealing article.
Heat Seal Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 15,860

Estimated population of Heat Seal Operator jobs: 118

Rate of error: 4.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$42,359
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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