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Oxidizer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$48,131 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Oxidizer is $48,131 a year and $23 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Oxidizer is between $35,793 and $58,415. 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

  • Brushes oxide solution on ornamentation (patterned surfaces) of silverware and silver-plated ware to darken crevasses to make design stand out after buffing: brushes oxide on ornamentation of hollowware, such as bowls, trays, and coffee pots.
  • Dips ornamented end of knives, forks, and spoons in solution, and wipes excess solution from silverware with cloth to prevent discoloration.
  • Places silverware in mesh basket and immerses it in water to neutralize oxidation.
  • May tend conveyorized machine that automatically oxidizes stainless steel flatware items.
Oxidizer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 37,200

Estimated population of Oxidizer jobs: 309

Rate of error: 3.2%

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 2,705,994 (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...

Oxidizer Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Process Technician
May 9
Chicago, IL, USA
Three Point Solutions Inc
... oxidizer, and a boiler. They will oversee the loading and unloading of railcars and bulk trucks, as well as running quality and analytical testing on in-process and finished product in the Laboratory.
Maintenance Mechanic- Apprentice
May 29
Wheeling, IL, USA
This can include dryers, chillers, thermo oxidizer, HVAC, fire pump, mixers, mills, all filling line equipment, conveyors, wrappers, tanks, motors, pumps, tank washer, tank tipper, dock maintenance ...
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