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Pail Tester Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$37,375 (USD)

Average Salary

$18/hr

Average Hourly

$501

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 27, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Pail Tester is $37,375 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Pail Tester is between $28,516 and $44,676. 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

Description:
  • Tends can testing machine that automatically tests cans for leaks: starts machine and observes operation of machine and conveyor on which cans are carried through machine.
  • Notifies supervisor of defective operation of machine or conveyor.
  • Verifies accuracy of test machine, using standard test can.
  • Places rejected cans on water tester and pulls lever to inject water into cans to indicate leaks.
  • Marks location of leaks for can repairer, using crayon.
  • May apply flux to inside of ear clincher or side seams of can, using flux applicator and reheat soldered seams under gas flame to seal leaks.
  • May reshape bent or dented cans on metal form with mallet.
  • May reheat soldered seams under gas flame to seal leaks.
  • Retests repaired cans.
  • May record number of cans rejected and repaired.
Pail Tester Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Pail Tester jobs: 339

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$43,328
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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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...

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