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Laundry Operator Wash Room Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$27,892 (USD)

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Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Laundry Operator Wash Room is $27,892 a year and $13 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Laundry Operator Wash Room is between $24,959 and $32,631. 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

  • Washes linens, and performs other laundry duties in hotel.
  • Receives, marks, cleans, finishes, checks, and wraps articles in laundry.
  • Classifies and marks incoming laundry with identifying code number, by hand, or using machine.
  • Tends washing machine, extractor, and tumbler to clean and dry laundry.
  • Finishes laundered articles, using hand iron, pressing machine, or feeds and folds flatwork on flatwork ironing machine.
Laundry Operator Wash Room Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers

Job family population: 209,350

Estimated population of Laundry Operator Wash Room jobs: 4,821

Rate of error: 1.2%

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...

Laundry Operator Wash Room Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Room Attendant (Housekeeper) WANTED!
Apr 5
Schaumburg, IL, USA
Sandpiper Hospitality
You make sure guests arrive to a sparkling clean facility, check into a fresh, spotless room, and ... Laundry: sorting, washing, drying, folding, and storing company linen and terry ï‚· Cleaning ...
Mar 29
Chicago, IL, USA
Talent Launch
Dish Machine Operator (DMO), Dish Room Worker, Dishroom Associate, Dish Technician, Dish Washer, Kitchen Helper, Kitchen Assistant, Kitchen Steward, Utility Aide, Restaurant Worker *Must be 18 years ...
Press Helper for 2nd shift
Apr 26
Elgin, IL, USA
Bema, Incorporated
The candidate will assist the operator of a W&H 8 or 10 color press to produce printed rolls of ... Perform assistant related duties including, but not limited to, turbo wash, change sleeves and ...
Material Handler - Midnights
May 8
Alsip, IL, USA
KIK Custom Products
KCP (operating as KIK Custom Products) is one of North America's largest custom manufacturers of ... KCP's product lines include Laundry, Household Cleaners, OTC Medicated, Pharmaceutical and Health ...
Warehouse Associate (Day & Night shift)
May 16
Round Lake, IL, USA
Kelly Services Inc
... room. Monday through Friday and some Saturdays. Up to 10 hours mandatory overtime. Earn your ... â€¢ Operate laundry equipment. • Assist other workers in moving carts and operating lift ...
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