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Protective Clothing & Equipment Specialist Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$44,667 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Protective Clothing & Equipment Specialist is $44,667 a year and $21 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Protective Clothing & Equipment Specialist is between $33,444 and $53,983. 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

  • Designs safety clothing and equipment to protect personnel against hazards, such as fire and toxic fumes: consults with employers and technical personnel to determine safety problem involved.
  • Designs clothing and equipment, such as suits, helmets, and gloves, incorporating such devices as mechanical breathing apparatus and communication systems to meet specific hazards.
  • Drafts pattern of garment parts on pattern paper in full scale, using ruler, drawing instruments, and pattern blocks, and cuts material to make first pattern.
  • Gives instructions to workers engaged in cutting material and assembling sample garment.
  • May estimate cost of production.
Protective Clothing & Equipment Specialist Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Commercial and Industrial Designers

Job family population: 31,250

Estimated population of Protective Clothing & Equipment Specialist jobs: 2,197

Rate of error: 3.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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...

Protective Clothing & Equipment Specialist Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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May 21
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ESPO Engineering Corp
The required clothing equipment is as follows: Class E Hardhat (un-branded), Safety Glasses, FR ... or protected characteristic by law. {Want to learn more? Click here www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs ...
Original Equipment / Industry Project Specialist
Apr 24
Chicago, IL, USA
Iscar Metals, Inc.
... Original Equipment Industry Project Specialist in the Chicago Region. Description: The primary ... protected by law.
May 8
Melrose Park, IL, USA
U.S. Army Recruiting -Chicago Batallion
Wear and use of protective equipment * Hazardous Material Certification (at the awareness level ... specialist. PARTNERSHIP FOR YOUTH SUCCESS (PAYS) PROGRAM Those interested in this job may be ...
Software and Product Quality Specialist
May 3
Mount Prospect, IL, USA
Novomatic Americas Sales LLC
Our US-subsidiaries focus on the distribution of gaming equipment in North America. In order to ... protected class. Candidates are subject to pre-employment drug screens and background checks.
Apr 11
Chicago, IL, USA
U.S. Army Recruiting -Chicago Batallion
... health protection and evacuation from a point of injury or illness. JOB DUTIES * Administer ... Manage Soldier's medical readiness, medical supplies and equipment TRAINING Job training for a ...
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