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Long Wall Mining Machine Helper Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$44,343 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Long Wall Mining Machine Helper is $44,343 a year and $21 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Long Wall Mining Machine Helper is between $33,112 and $53,683. 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

  • Works at opposite end of coal strata assisting long-wall-mining-machine tender to advance plow blade through face of coal in underground or surface mine: pulls levers to adjust depth of penetration of blade.
  • Signals long-wall-mining-machine tender by electronic buzzer or two-way radio when machine plow blade is properly positioned.
  • Adjusts and makes minor repairs to equipment, using handtools.
  • May assist in positioning jacks, timbers, or roof supports to prevent cave-ins when working underground.
Long Wall Mining Machine Helper Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Helpers--Extraction Workers

Job family population: 15,280

Estimated population of Long Wall Mining Machine Helper jobs: 703

Rate of error: 4.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Long Wall Mining Machine Helper Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Machine Operator 3rd shift
May 8
Carol Stream, IL, USA
Rogers Corporation
Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds Benefit's: medical, dental, vision, long tern short term ... Company Description Help build a cleaner, safer and more connected world through a career with ...
Press Helper for 2nd shift
Apr 26
Elgin, IL, USA
Bema, Incorporated
Maintain supplies at machine * Perform assistant related duties including, but not limited to ... Physically demanding job: long periods standing, bending, squatting, reaching and pulling. Must be ...
Blown Film Extrusion Helper for night shift
Mar 29
Elgin, IL, USA
Elite Extrusion
Responsibilities: • Assist machine operator where assigned. • Communicate with operator in all ... for long periods of time. • Able to work 12 hour shift. • Helps ensure all policies and ...
Machinery Maintenance Mechanic
Apr 29
Elgin, IL, USA
CHASE Staffing
Ability to troubleshoot electrical control wiring (240V & 480V) on machine tool lathes, mills ... Ability to perform general facility maintenance, such as changing light bulbs, paint/repair walls ...
CNC Machinery Sales Representative
Apr 1
Joliet, IL, USA
Southwestern Industries
We integrate our CNC controls with machine tools and sell the finished products as turnkey systems ... A long history of stability and growth. · Excellent product and sales training programs. Job ...
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