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Panel Maker Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$34,520 (USD)

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Last updated: May 27, 2019

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The average pay for a Panel Maker is $34,520 a year and $17 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Panel Maker is between $26,549 and $41,053. 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

  • Pads and covers panels for use in upholstered furniture: places precut felt or cotton batting over cardboard or wood panel and stretches covering material over padding.
  • Staples edges of material to back of panel so that material is tight, smooth, and even.
  • May sew edging on panels, using sewing machine.
Panel Maker Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Food Processing Workers, All Other

Job family population: 43,540

Estimated population of Panel Maker jobs: 15

Rate of error: 4.0%

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...

Panel Maker Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Controls Engineer - Electrical Engineer- Automation Engineer
Mar 8
Plainfield, IL, USA
SPEC Engineering
Are you a creative difference maker who thrives in a fast paced environment, thrives on change and ... Use AutoCAD to design electrical schematics, pneumatic systems and panel layouts for automation ...
Lead Generation Coordinator
May 24
Channahon, IL, USA
Crane Composites
... the decision maker, contact information, remodel schedule and # of stores involved · Provide ... panels.
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