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Pressure Tank Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$43,618 (USD)

Average Salary

$21/hr

Average Hourly

$650

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Pressure Tank Operator is $43,618 a year and $21 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Pressure Tank Operator is between $32,703 and $52,671. 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 steam pressure tanks to extract glue from bones: opens valve to admit steam into tank of bones, and observing gauges, adjusts pressure according to specifications.
  • Shuts off steam and releases pressure after required period, and drains glue liquor into storage tank.
  • Measures density and temperature of liquor, and records hydrometer and thermometer readings on control sheet.
  • Weighs out specified amount of zinc sulfate preservative and adds it to glue in storage tank.
Pressure Tank Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 48,450

Estimated population of Pressure Tank Operator jobs: 101

Rate of error: 2.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$50,565
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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Pressure Tank Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Compounder-Machine Operator
May 8
Northbrook, IL, USA
CHASE Staffing
... and blending tanks. They must follow standard batch instructions to accurately weigh dyes ... Work in a faced paced environment able to multi-task and perform under pressure while remaining ...
Machine Operators 2nd/3rd Shift
May 7
Northbrook, IL, USA
CHASE Staffing
... and blending tanks. They must follow standard batch instructions to accurately weigh dyes ... Work in a faced paced environment able to multi-task and perform under pressure while remaining ...
Lead Process Engineer
May 13
Des Plaines, IL, USA
Honeywell
... walking on pressure vessels, distillation columns, tanks, and piping at commercial sites is ... operating data and other commercial information/experience that leads to improvements in UOP ...
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