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Lift Slab Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$53,331 (USD)

Average Salary

$26/hr

Average Hourly

$1,627

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Lift Slab Operator is $53,331 a year and $26 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Lift Slab Operator is between $39,226 and $65,106. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Lift Slab Operator. 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:
  • Operates hydraulic jacks to raise precast concrete floors and roof slabs into position: directs hydraulic-jack adjusters engaged in erecting scaffolds, hoisting and installing hydraulic jacks on top of support columns, erecting lift rods, and fastening them to jack and support plates set in concrete slab.
  • Measures and marks grade lines on support columns.
  • Connects pump and jacks to control panel, and positions panel on slab so that jacks and grade marks may be observed during lifting.
  • Starts pump and moves levers and valves on control panel to regulate action of jacks.
  • Signals worker to verify grade with rule.
  • Adjusts control valves when slab has reached predetermined position.
  • Directs welding crew to weld supporting collars or brackets to column.
  • May drive truck, equipped with winch, to raise jacks to position on support columns, and to lift and remove equipment from slab.
Lift Slab Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Solar Photovoltaic Installers

Job family population: 9,000

Estimated population of Lift Slab Operator jobs: 183

Rate of error: 10.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$61,825
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

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 2,716,450 (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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