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Loader Machine Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$51,087 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Loader Machine is $51,087 a year and $25 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Loader Machine is between $37,731 and $62,210. 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

  • Drives self-propelled electric loading machine equipped with gathering arms and conveyor to load shattered coal, rock, or ore into shuttle or mine cars in underground mine: drives machine into pile of material blasted from working face.
  • Moves levers to raise and swivel multisectioned conveyor boom and to start conveyor boom and gathering-arm motors.
  • Advances machine to gather material and convey it into car at rear.
  • Stops gathering arms when car is full.
  • Pries off loose material from roof and moves it into path of machine with crowbar.
  • Moves trailing electrical cable clear of obstructions, using rubber safety gloves.
  • May replace hydraulic hoses, headlight bulbs, and gathering-arm teeth.
Loader Machine Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Loading Machine Operators, Underground Mining

Job family population: 2,340

Estimated population of Loader Machine jobs: 2,232

Rate of error: 12.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Loader Machine Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

CNC Machine Operator
Mar 1
Lake Zurich, IL, USA
GereMarie Corporation
Loads machines/s with workpieces. * Taking measurements, deburring parts, adhering to quality assurance procedures and processes. * Meets production goals regarding cycle time, quantity, and quality.
Machine Operator Second Shift
Apr 23
Melrose Park, IL, USA
Express Employment
Parts are manually loaded and unloaded and regularly weigh 50lbs. * Follow Supervisor instruction for set-up and operation of manual turret lathe. This is NOT a machinist position. * Manually load ...
Multi Machine Operator - Plastics
Apr 29
East Chicago, IN, USA
Masis Professional Group
Select appropriate machines (e.g. lathes & mills) and position or load material for a job * Determine and program size of batches, speed of machine etc. * Monitor machine while working to adjust the ...
Machine Operator Printing
May 15
Franklin Park, IL, USA
We are seeking a Machine Operator with Printing Experience to join our team! Responsibilities ... Load and unload equipment and materials * Provide innovative solutions to improve plant efficiency
Machine Operator/Fabrication
Apr 25
Bolingbrook, IL, USA
First Staff Services
Ability to load material onto machines, remove the finish products, inspect parts, other duties assigned * Available to work overtime on Saturdays as needed * Immediately report any Safety or Quality ...
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