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Machine Shop Turret Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$39,907 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Machine Shop Turret Operator is $39,907 a year and $19 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Machine Shop Turret Operator is between $30,287 and $47,866. 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

  • Operates and tends tape-controlled turret or hydraulic-powered punch press that automatically positions indexing table, selects punch, and punches holes, or layout marks in metal sheets, plates, strips, or bars.
Machine Shop Turret Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 188,520

Estimated population of Machine Shop Turret Operator jobs: 1,393

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Machine Shop Turret Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Machine Operator Second Shift
Apr 23
Melrose Park, IL, USA
Express Employment
Follow Supervisor instruction for set-up and operation of manual turret lathe. This is NOT a ... Ideal candidates will have 1-2+ years of experience working in a machine shop environment. * Must ...
COO - machine shop/ industrial manufacturer
May 14
Itasca, IL, USA
Growing industrial manufacturer/machine shop is looking for a COO. Ideal candidate will have at least 10+ years of Operations Management experience, at least 2+ years at the executive level. Needs to ...
Machine shop Operator
May 10
East Chicago, IN, USA
... saw operators. experience in a job shop is preferred. Monday - Friday, $15 per hour, weekly pay. This is a full-time long term position. Measures & set up machines to manufacture a high volume of ...
Team Lead - Machine Shop and Fabrication
Apr 6
Skokie, IL, USA
... and operating various model shop machines and related equipment [e.g. indicating, blocking and aligning stock distribution] - Setting-up and adjusting machine controls according to product ...
Machine Operator
Apr 9
Hobart, IN, USA
Daifuku Wynright Corporation
Overview The Machine Operator operates the machine shop and press-in assembly process under the direction of the Roller Shop & Powder Coating Manager. Sets up and operates a variety of machines.
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