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Pick Pulling Machine Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$37,762 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Pick Pulling Machine Operator is $37,762 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Pick Pulling Machine Operator is between $28,735 and $45,177. 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 machine that pulls false selvages and waste filling floats from looped pile fabric: lifts roll of cloth into feeding position and pins end of cloth to leader in machine.
  • Positions false selvage between feed rollers on each side of machine.
  • Starts machine and observes flow of cloth to detect oblique twist due to unequal tension on cloth.
  • Depresses pedal to release tension on leading selvage and allow lagging selvage to catch up.
  • Doffs rolls of cloth and full boxes of filling waste.
Pick Pulling Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Food Processing Workers, All Other

Job family population: 43,540

Estimated population of Pick Pulling Machine Operator jobs: 14

Rate of error: 4.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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...

Pick Pulling Machine Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Machine Operator/ Picker & Packers
Apr 18
Downers Grove, IL, USA
ClearStaff, Inc.
If so Clearstaff currently has openings for Entry level pickers/packers and machine operators in the Downers Grove area. 1st,2nd&3rd shift available!!. Payrate $13-$15hr Requirements & Qualifications
Machine Operator Supervisor - Fri-Sun - Off Mon-Thu (AU#319581)
May 7
Saint Charles, IL, USA
Barton Staffing Solutions
Your responsibilities will include: 1. Ability to work within the DataCard Syntera Software Program 2. Pull daily schedules off of Syntera System and assign to Machines and Operators. 3. Ability to ...
Machine Operator - Hanover Park, IL
Apr 26
Hanover Park, United States
Machine Operator - Hanover Park, IL 965 Muirfield Dr Hanover Park, Illinois, 60103 United States ... Ability to lift, push or pull 50lbs, navigate stairs, stand, walk, bend, and kneel throughout the ...
General Labor and Entry Level Machine Operators - $13-$18 per hour
May 16
Glen Ellyn, IL, USA
Phoenix Staffing & Management Systems, Inc.
Immediate openings at a large manufacturing facility in the Northwestern Suburbs for entry level machine operators, general labor workers, and Quality Control or Picking / Packaging associates. Pay ...
Machine Operators
May 21
Kenosha, WI, USA
Express Employment Professionals - WI
Express is currently looking for Machine Operator candidates that can perform mulitlple duties in a manufacturing environment. * Machine operation/Injection molding * Packing * Picking * Assembly ...
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