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Lidding Machine Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$29,848 (USD)

Average Salary

$14/hr

Average Hourly

$349

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Lidding Machine Operator is $29,848 a year and $14 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Lidding Machine Operator is between $24,959 and $35,102. 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:
  • Sets up and operates machines to drive nails into boards to fasten wood assemblies, such as boxes, furniture frames, crates, and pallets, and to nail lids on boxes: spaces nail chucks and rails according to specifications and turns setscrews to fasten chucks to rails.
  • Turns wheel to raise or lower table according to size of pieces to be nailed.
  • Fills hopper with nails.
  • Fastens or adjusts stops and jigs on machine table to facilitate positioning of material to be nailed.
  • Starts machine, positions boards on table under chucks, and depresses pedal to drive nails into boards.
  • May move levers to control nail feed and turn knobs to position nail setting heads.
  • May be designated according to part nailed as bottom nailer; cleat nailer; frame nailer; strap nailer; or according to type of machine as lidding-machine operator.
Lidding Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

Job family population: 79,650

Estimated population of Lidding Machine Operator jobs: 2,886

Rate of error: 2.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$34,602
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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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 2,716,450 (2017), 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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