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Operations Technician Salary
in Illinois, United States

$44,819 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Operations Technician is $44,819 a year and $22 an hour in Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Operations Technician is between $33,786 and $53,939. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Illinois, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Performs technical support to plant operations; monitors production operations and operates plant equipment, often working in cooperation with engineering and construction teams.
  • Conducts routine inspections and assessments to identify production problems, proposes cost-effective solutions for optimal production operations, and performs routine and first-line maintenance to reduce equipment downtime.
Operations Technician Job Prevalence in Illinois, United States

Job family: Industrial Engineering Technicians

Job family population: 65,020

Estimated population of Operations Technician jobs: 25,814

Rate of error: 2.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Illinois, United States

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Description: Illinois ( (listen) IL-ə-NOY) is a state in the Midwestern and Great Lakes regions of the United States. It has the fifth largest gross domestic product (GDP), the sixth largest population, and the 25th largest land area of all U.S. states. Illinois has been noted as a microcosm of the entire United States. With Chicago in northeastern Illinois, small industrial cities and immense agricultural productivity in the north and center of the state, and natural resources such as coal, timber, and petroleum in the south, Illinois has a diverse economic base, and is a major transportation hub. Chicagoland, Chicago's metropolitan...

Operations Technician Job Listings for Illinois, United States

Operations Coordinator
May 8
River Grove, IL, USA
CLM Midwest, Inc
The Operations Coordinator reports to the Field Operations Manager and is responsible to provide ... technicians. Typical Activities · Update Tech Grid with approved PTO, sick days, early & late ...
Process Technician (Injection Mold)
Jun 12
Belvidere, IL, USA
Process Technician Job Description To assure the injection molding machines run to quality ... This employee is expected to perform other duties necessary for the effective operation of the ...
Field Service Technician - Maintenance Mechanic
Jun 12
Peoria, IL, USA
DOC Maintenance
Repair Technicians, are you looking for an opportunity to take your expertise and join an industry ... Locating source of problems by observing mechanical devices in operations and listening for ...
Drug Manufacturing Technician
Jun 11
North Chicago, IL, USA
The Fountain Group
We are a national staffing firm and are currently seeking a ----- Drug Manufacturing Technician for ... Responsible for proper maintenance and operation of drug manufacturing equipment. * Must be able to ...
CPE Network Technician
May 17
Edwardsville, IL, USA
Triage Partners LLC
The Customer Premise Equipment (CPE) Technician is responsible for the assembly, monitoring ... Supports operations and implementation on failed equipment through troubleshooting and fault ...
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