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Panel Machine Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$33,734 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Panel Machine Operator is $33,734 a year and $16 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Panel Machine Operator is between $25,945 and $40,084. 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

  • Tends machines that cut edges, flaps, notches, or openings in envelope blanks or envelopes: positions envelope blanks or envelopes on machine table against guides and stops.
  • Depresses pedal or moves lever to lower ram which forces cutting die through stock to cut edges, flaps, notches, or openings.
Panel Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 60,460

Estimated population of Panel Machine Operator jobs: 594

Rate of error: 2.2%

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 2,716,450 (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...

Panel Machine Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

2nd Shift Machine Operator
Apr 29
Elk Grove Village, IL, USA
We have an exciting opportunity for a Shear and Saw Machine Operator on 2nd Shift to join The Hole ... panel saws and cold saws to cut bar grating, sheet metal, sheet wire, fiberglass, and other similar ...
1st & 2nd Shift Machine Operator
May 8
Downers Grove, IL, USA
ClearStaff, Inc.
Clearstaff in Glen Ellyn is in current need of Machine Operators in the Downers Grove and ... Pass background screening (10 years) Drug test (10 Panel) Credit check E-verify All interested ...
Machine Operator (Nights and Weekend Shifts)
Apr 23
Chicago Heights, IL, USA
voestalpine Nortrak
The average assembly time (including any rework time) for the panels assembled must be equal to or less than the specified process time. Instruct others. Routine cleanup of work area. Perform other ...
Electrical Machine Control Panel Builder
Apr 9
Saint Charles, IL, USA
Pressroom Electronics
... operating systems. · Ability to complete work independently. · Will be trained alongside an ... experienced Machine Controls Builder. · Will communicate with Customers via phone and email and ...
CNC Operator
Apr 17
Chicago, IL, USA
Huber Cabinet Works Inc.
Loading and unloading panels/parts from CNC bed - Utilizing Schmalz vacuum panel lift * Sort, mark ... Help co-workers and machinist with various shop duties Qualifications: * minimum of 1 year ...
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