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Molded Parts Inspector Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$37,574 (USD)

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Last updated: May 27, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Molded Parts Inspector is $37,574 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Molded Parts Inspector is between $28,630 and $44,914. 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

  • Inspects molded storage battery parts, such as grids, straps, vent plugs, washers, and gaskets for conformance to specifications: examines parts for defects, such as cracks, airholes, or other surface defects.
  • Measures parts to determine dimensional accuracy, using gauges, such as micrometers and vernier scales.
  • Rejects faulty parts and prepares inspection reports.
Molded Parts Inspector Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Molded Parts Inspector jobs: 290

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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 2,705,994 (2018), 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...

Molded Parts Inspector Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Quality Control- Inspector
Mar 11
Itasca, IL, USA
Kelly Services
Take sample of various machined, molded, or stamped component parts which contain varied and ... Inspect component parts and overall product visually for specified surface quality characteristics ...
Inspector/Packer - 3rd shift
May 21
Elgin, IL, USA
Hansen Plastics
Hansen Plastics, an employee owned, plastic injection molding company in Elgin, is looking for Inspector/Packers for 3rd shift (11:00pm to 7:00am) to inspect and ensure quality parts per inspection ...
Quality Inspector / QC Inspector 18-00689
Mar 13
Harwood Heights, IL, USA
ESPO Engineering Corp
Perform diversified bench or floor inspection of a variety of standard or custom parts, products ... Performs detailed first article inspections following the installation of new or revised molds and ...
Polishing Technician, Mold Polisher
Apr 12
Downers Grove, IL, USA
Bales Metal Surface Solutions
Polishing Technician, Mold Polisher to meet SPI finishes(Plastic Injection, Mold, Die Cast ... Inspect parts after diamond polishing * Maintain a clean and safe work environment * Maintain ...
Molding Machine Operator
May 16
Pingree Grove, IL, USA
FlexiCorps, Inc
Examine parts being finished and reject if unacceptable. * Assist with the operation of the ... Visually inspect product and equipment * Effectively communicate with supervisors and coworkers
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