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Hydraulic Steam Press Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$32,793 (USD)

Average Salary

$16/hr

Average Hourly

$413

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Hydraulic Steam Press Operator is $32,793 a year and $16 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Hydraulic Steam Press Operator is between $25,321 and $38,899. 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 heated presses that mold and cure rubber goods or sports equipment, such as bowling balls, golf and tennis ball covers, and golf ball cores: moves mold to press, using powered truck or handtruck.
  • Sprays inner surface of mold with lubricant to prevent rubber from sticking.
  • Positions preform rubber, half-shells, or cores in mold cavities or on lower die and places upper die over rubber.
  • May insert metal parts in mold cavities to join with rubber during process.
  • Closes mold and pushes it into press or moves lever to raise lift-table.
  • Closes and starts press.
  • Sets timer for specified curing time.
  • Pulls mold from press and strips articles from mold.
  • Tears flash ring from edge of workpieces.
  • Removes rind from molds, using airhose and steel wool.
  • May cut preform rubber for molding.
  • May be designated according to articles molded as curer, acid drum; gasket molder; golf ball molder; heel molder; outsole molder; rubber-heel-and-sole press tender.
Hydraulic Steam Press Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 76,120

Estimated population of Hydraulic Steam Press Operator jobs: 690

Rate of error: 2.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$38,016
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

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...

Hydraulic Steam Press Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Web Press Operator (Gravure or Flexo)
May 6
Saint Charles, IL, USA
Pactiv
Makes necessary adjustments to Press and other elements of the process as needed. * Records and ... Basic understanding of Machinery (Hydraulics and Pneumatics). Ability to use hand tools to remove ...
Web Printing Press Operator
Apr 22
Saint Charles, IL, USA
Genesis Resources
Makes necessary adjustments to Press and other elements of the process as needed. * Records and ... Basic understanding of Machinery (Hydraulics and Pneumatics). Ability to use hand tools to remove ...
Printing Press Operator - Night Shift
Apr 4
Saint Charles, IL, USA
Pactiv
Makes necessary adjustments to Press and other elements of the process as needed. Records and ... Basic understanding of Machinery (Hydraulics and Pneumatics). Ability to use hand tools to remove ...
$12.10/hr Molding Machine Operators Needed ASAP
Apr 17
South Holland, IL, USA
Resolve Human Resources
Resolve Human Resources is looking for Molding Machine Operators for a Temp to Hire position in a ... Press products to shape on air and hydraulic press * Measuring periodically for consistent size ...
Machine Maintenance / Automation Technician
Apr 22
Elk Grove Village, IL, USA
Diemasters Mfg
The technician is responsible for the installation and maintenance of punch press and related ... Familiarity with electrical, hydraulic and pneumatic systems. * Must have the ability to cost ...
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