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Operator Extractor Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$42,487 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Operator Extractor is $42,487 a year and $20 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Operator Extractor is between $31,812 and $51,348. 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 centrifugal extractor that removes moisture, residue or liquids from material.
  • Starts conveyor or blower system that transfers residue solids to rotary drier for further processing.
  • Pushes loaded hand trucks or portable extractor baskets into position at machine or under hoist.
  • Lifts material from hand truck or raises baskets, using chain or electric hoist to load extractor.
  • Distributes material uniformly in extractor baskets to balance load and reduce vibration.
Operator Extractor Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 48,450

Estimated population of Operator Extractor jobs: 68

Rate of error: 2.7%

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...

Operator Extractor Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Foundry Utililty
Apr 15
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B-Line, Blast Operator, Core & Mold Maker, Floors) * B-Line : Machine operation, set up machine ... Open molds and extract casting * Degate casting and truck casting to Cleaning Room or knockout
Food Production Manager
May 9
Joliet, IL, USA
Cresco Labs
Through adherence of standard operating procedures, focus on delivering results measured by key ... extraction; shelf-stable products, quality, and/or other requisite technical knowledge. • ...
Head Miller
May 9
Michigan City, IN, USA
PHM Brands, LLC
The Role Our Head Miller's primary focus is on milling/extraction production for our industrial ... Manage employees operating all machinery and systems for all shifts, ensuring sound practice in all ...
Data Analyst
May 8
Rosemont, IL, USA
... operating as expected and adhere to industry best practices for system maintenance and desktop ... Contribute to the design, development and management of ETL (extract, transform, load) pipelines ...
Restoration Technician
Apr 5
Valparaiso, IN, USA
1-800 Water Damage of Northwest Indiana
... extraction and mold remediation · Baseboard & carpet cushion removal and carpet seam cutting · ... Experienced operating vehicles up to 26,000 GVW and operating truck-trailer combinations · ...
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