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Presser Cotton Ginning Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$32,461 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Presser Cotton Ginning is $32,461 a year and $16 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Presser Cotton Ginning is between $25,064 and $38,472. 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 hydraulic press that bales ginned cotton: spreads piece of burlap or jute bale covering on bed of chamber in press.
  • Starts equipment that dumps and tamps bulk cotton in chamber.
  • Observes level of cotton in chamber and stops loading equipment when chamber contains required amounts of cotton.
  • Positions loaded chamber under ram of press.
  • Starts press to compress cotton.
  • Fastens bands around bale and loads bale on handtruck.
  • Moves handtruck onto platform of scale and records weight of bale.
  • May determine number of compressed bales to be obtained from bulk cotton, according to total weight of cotton.
Presser Cotton Ginning Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 392,910

Estimated population of Presser Cotton Ginning jobs: 8,475

Rate of error: 1.4%

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...

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