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Mounter Automatic Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$36,368 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Mounter Automatic is $36,368 a year and $17 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Mounter Automatic is between $27,785 and $43,398. 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

  • Tends automatic-mounting press that cuts film into individual transparencies, and inserts and seals transparencies in mounting frames: loads mounting frames into machine and depresses lever to lock frames into feed position.
  • Compares identifying labels to ensure numbers on film reel and customer envelope match.
  • Records customer charges on envelope according to standard price listing.
  • Mounts film reel on machine spindle and trims rough edges of film, using scissors.
  • Threads film through machine guides and activates machine that automatically cuts film and mounts transparencies.
  • Observes movement of film through machine to detect jamming and adjusts machine guides, using screwdriver.
  • Notifies supervisor of major machine malfunction.
Mounter Automatic Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators

Job family population: 22,450

Estimated population of Mounter Automatic jobs: 777

Rate of error: 3.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Chicago, Illinois

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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 2,716,450 (2017), 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...

Mounter Automatic Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Control Systems Engineer
Apr 3
Geneva, IL, USA
Johnson Controls
Coordinates factory-mounting processes to meet factory and project schedule. Assists in the loading ... Demonstrated knowledge of control theory, automatic temperature controls, building automation ...
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