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Press Tender Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$32,793 (USD)

Average Salary

$16/hr

Average Hourly

$413

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Press Tender is $32,793 a year and $16 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Press Tender is between $25,321 and $38,899. 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:
  • Tends heated presses that mold and cure rubber goods or sports equipment, such as bowling balls, golf and tennis ball covers, and golf ball cores: moves mold to press, using powered truck or handtruck.
  • Sprays inner surface of mold with lubricant to prevent rubber from sticking.
  • Positions preform rubber, half-shells, or cores in mold cavities or on lower die and places upper die over rubber.
  • May insert metal parts in mold cavities to join with rubber during process.
  • Closes mold and pushes it into press or moves lever to raise lift-table.
  • Closes and starts press.
  • Sets timer for specified curing time.
  • Pulls mold from press and strips articles from mold.
  • Tears flash ring from edge of workpieces.
  • Removes rind from molds, using airhose and steel wool.
  • May cut preform rubber for molding.
  • May be designated according to articles molded as curer, acid drum; gasket molder; golf ball molder; heel molder; outsole molder; rubber-heel-and-sole press tender.
Press Tender Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 76,120

Estimated population of Press Tender jobs: 690

Rate of error: 2.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$38,016
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 2,705,994 (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...

Press Tender Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

General Labor
May 14
Elk Grove Village, IL, USA
Superior Staffing
General Labor • Picking, Packing and Labeling of various products. (Both Food or Industrial OK) • Assembly- Metal or plastics • Machine Operators/Tenders - Packaging Machines, Punch Press ...
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