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Operator Power Shear Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$42,776 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Operator Power Shear is $42,776 a year and $21 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Operator Power Shear is between $32,115 and $51,611. 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

  • Prepares and operates power shear to cut metal objects, such as plates, sheets, slabs, billets, or bars to specified dimensions and angle.
Operator Power Shear Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 188,520

Estimated population of Operator Power Shear jobs: 15,163

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Operator Power Shear Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

2nd Shift Machine Operator
Apr 29
Elk Grove Village, IL, USA
... shears and saws, and other power tools * Safely operate forklifts, other lift equipment and /or ... Experience operating shop equipment such as hydraulic shears or similar, large band saws, cold saws ...
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