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Paper Cutter Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$25,304 (USD)

Average Salary

$12/hr

Average Hourly

$276

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Paper Cutter is $25,304 a year and $12 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Paper Cutter is between $24,959 and $29,294. 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:
  • Cuts, stores, and issues revenue stamps and labels: turns hand screws on paper-cutting tool to tighten paper guide that holds sheets of stamps or labels in position.
  • Pulls knife down by hand or steps on treadle that lowers knife to cut sheets.
  • Sharpens knife by rubbing it with abrasive stone.
  • Records number of sheets cut and sequence of serial numbers of revenue stamps.
  • Stocks cut revenue stamps and labels, and issues them on request.
  • May be designated according to type of paper item cut as revenue-stamp cutter.
Paper Cutter 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 Paper Cutter jobs: 591

Rate of error: 2.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$29,334
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

Paper Cutter Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Lamination Clerk 2:30-11:00 pm
May 17
Momence, USA
Follett Corporation
· High school graduate or equivalent and up to three months experience. · Ability to use equipment and machines (paper cutter). · Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules ...
Die Cutter
Mar 30
Chicago, IL, USA
Cenveo
Ensure adequate paper has been placed on machine (s) ; notify lead cutter or supervisor if additional paper is needed. * Determine die layout to ensure minimum waste of paper. * Set up PHP layout ...
Forklift/Unitizer Technician (3rd Shift)
May 15
Aurora, United States
International Paper Company
This is your opportunity to be part of International Paper, a Fortune 500 company and global leader in paper and packaging products. IP is known for our commitment to the environment and to cutting ...
Machine Operator (3rd Shift)
Apr 26
Aurora, United States
International Paper Company
This is your opportunity to be part of International Paper, a Fortune 500 company and global leader in paper and packaging products. IP is known for our commitment to the environment and to cutting ...
Maintenance Technician $21.57--$32.82/HR
Mar 5
Northlake, United States
International Paper Company
This is your opportunity to be part of International Paper, a Fortune 500 company and global leader in paper and packaging products. IP is known for our commitment to the environment and to cutting ...
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