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Line Cleaner Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$24,959 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Line Cleaner is $24,959 a year and $12 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Line Cleaner is between $24,959 and $28,790. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Line Cleaner. 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

  • Cleans and sterilizes machinery, utensils, and equipment used to process or store products, such as chemicals, paint, food, or beverages: turns valves to drain machines or tanks and disconnects pipes, using wrenches.
  • Sprays machines, tanks, and conveyors with water to loosen and remove dirt or other foreign matter.
  • Scrubs machines, tanks, tables, pans, bowls, compartments, and conveyors, using brushes, rags, cleaning preparations, and diluted acids.
  • Rinses articles with water, and dries them with compressed air.
  • Scrubs floors and walls, using brushes, rags, and diluted acids.
  • Connects hoses and lines to pump and starts pump to circulate cleaning and sterilizing solution through hoses and lines.
  • Scrubs interior of disconnected pipes, valves, spigots, gauges, and meters, using spiral brushes.
  • Mixes cleaning solutions and diluted acids, according to formula.
  • Draws off samples of cleaning solutions from mixing tanks for laboratory analysis.
  • May replace defective sections of metal coils and lines, using handtools, soldering iron, and pipe couplings.
  • May lubricate machinery.
  • May be designated according to equipment cleaned as beer-coil cleaner; lard-tub washer; line cleaner; pipe washer.
  • May sterilize equipment and be designated equipment sterilizer.
Line Cleaner Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment

Job family population: 373,290

Estimated population of Line Cleaner jobs: 7,014

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Line Cleaner Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Cook -Line Cook
May 15
Chicago, IL, USA
Hospitality Staffing Solutions, LLC
Clean the kitchen work area. Requirements for Cook/ line cooks: This is a full time position Pay rates are based on experience $ 13- $15.00 x hour - Availability to work any day of the week is ...
Nail Technicians or Manicurists wanted
May 9
Chicago, United States
Revive Nails & Co
Close to downtown Chicago, exit I-94 Division or Division blue line * Clean, fume free, spacious working environment * Professional, corporate setting * Opportunity to grow into a managing position
Line Cook
May 17
Chicago, IL, USA
Line Cook Responsibilities Include: * Setting up and stocking stations with all necessary supplies ... Clean up station and take care of leftover food * Stock inventory appropriately * Ensure that food ...
Gauer Bar or Tishken Edging Line Operator/helper- Steel Service Center
May 14
Chicago, IL, USA
Clean machine on a semi-regular basis * Package bundle by banding wood pieces to skids at proper spacing * Remove bundle from line * Band coils and remove from recoiler * Lay down coils on skids
Line Cook
May 2
Chicago, IL, USA
After service is over, you'll work with your team to clean the kitchen. Is Past Experience Required? Yep, definitely. You'll need at least 2 years experience as a line cook. If you're familiar with ...
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