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Multi Operation Forming Machine Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$29,541 (USD)

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Last updated: May 27, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Multi Operation Forming Machine Operator is $29,541 a year and $14 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Multi Operation Forming Machine Operator is between $24,959 and $34,650. 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 automatic multiple-operation machine that performs any combination of bending, punching, roll forming, beading, cutting and welding, soldering, or clinching of metal to fabricate items, such as rims, molding, panels, cans, tubing, and housings.
  • Places roll of metal sheet, strip, or wire onto feedrack and threads end into drive rolls or through machine.
  • Positions metal blanks manually into feed rolls, or feeds blanks into hopper or onto feed conveyor.
  • Starts machine, observes operation, and verifies finished product visually or by using fixed gauges.
  • May tighten bolts or turn knobs or hand wheels to specified points on scale or dial to reset and maintain original setup of machine.
  • May tend one or more work stations of mechanized line of machines operating in tandem.
  • May tend slitting machine to cut body blanks from sheet metal and form seam cans.
  • May be designated by function of machine.
Multi Operation Forming Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 121,160

Estimated population of Multi Operation Forming Machine Operator jobs: 1,066

Rate of error: 1.9%

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...

Multi Operation Forming Machine Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Roll Forming Machine Operator/Set up
Apr 27
Chicago, IL, USA
Johnson Bros. Roll Forming Co.
Roll Forming Machine Operator/Setup Metal Roll Forming Co. in Berkeley, IL (near Hillside) seeks skilled full time Roll forming machine operator /set-up person. · Experience preferred but not ...
Multi Machine Operator - Plastics
Apr 29
East Chicago, IN, USA
Masis Professional Group
We are looking for a skilled Multi Machine Operator with more than 5 years experience to operate a ... The goal is to ensure effective production operations and optimize procedures. Responsibilities
Auto-Wicketer Bag Machine Operator - 2nd shift
Apr 26
Chicago, IL, USA
Bema, Incorporated
Bag Machine Operator A flexible packaging manufacturer is seeking to fill the position of an Auto ... of the operation as assigned by management Requirements: • Experience Preferred - willing to ...
Machine Operator / Fabricator
May 21
Elmhurst, IL, USA
Crown Services, Inc. - Chicago - West
Machine Operator / Fabricator Responsibilities: * Take measurements with ruler * Read blueprints ... machine operation and fabrication skills. Apply Now or Call to schedule an interview at 630-782 ...
Machine Operator
May 17
Franklin Park, IL, USA
Randstad USA -Chicago
Randstad Staffing in Des Plaines is looking for Machine Operators for a great job opportunity in ... Some machine operation experience would be a big plus! * Some experience working with metal would ...
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