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Plate Shop Helper Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$30,990 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$378

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Plate Shop Helper is $30,990 a year and $15 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Plate Shop Helper is between $24,959 and $36,571. 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:
  • Assists workers engaged in fabrication of structural or sheet metal products, performing any combination of following tasks.
  • Lifts, positions, and removes work pieces from machines to assist in fitting and welding.
  • Holds tape and rods and marks reference points to assist in layout.
  • Loads, stacks, and transports stock, tools, dies, and work in process by hand or truck.
  • Attaches rope or grappling equipment to work pieces to prepare work piece for moving by crane or jib.
  • Cleans and scrapes metal preparatory to fabricating, welding, painting, or shipping, using scraping tool, abrasive, or placing in solvent bath.
  • Paints metal stocks, using paintbrush.
  • Picks up and trucks scrap from work areas.
  • May be designated by trade.
  • Performs other duties as described under helper.
Plate Shop Helper Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Helpers--Production Workers

Job family population: 402,140

Estimated population of Plate Shop Helper jobs: 607

Rate of error: 2.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$35,926
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

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...

Plate Shop Helper Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Truss Assembly
May 20
Cortland, IL, USA
Alexander Lumber
Reads and understands shop drawings. Lays out webs and chords. Maintains and cleans work area. ... Insures proper plate placement on top and bottom of truss. * Maintains a clean work area throughout ...
Maintenance Technician - Plastics Industry - Production Line Mechanic (PPG#319762)
May 20
Elk Grove Village, IL, USA
Barton Staffing Solutions
Examine machine controls to install plate changeovers and start up machines for production needs ... Strong knowledge of how to use shop tools * Familiarity with PC programs such as Excel and word
Quality Control- Inspector
Mar 11
Itasca, IL, USA
Kelly Services
Work with customers and manufacturing engineering department as requested to help resolve ... Perform first piece inspection on the shop floor, as well as first article inspection, final and in ...
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