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Recorder Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$38,830 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Recorder is $38,830 a year and $19 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Recorder is between $29,469 and $46,574. 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

  • Records data concerning steel production to ensure that processing procedures are carried out according to specifications.
  • Reads production, heating, or rolling schedule to determine processing specifications.
  • Distributes copies of orders to operating personnel.
  • Observes processing of material; reads gauges, clocks, and automatic recorder; and records and compares information with schedules to ensure compliance with processing specifications.
  • Marks billets (bars) with tags or chalk.
  • Informs supervisor of deviations from processing instructions.
  • Writes reports describing processing delays and deviations.
  • Records steel production information for different types of processes, such as oxygen-furnace pit, open-hearth pit, structural mill, blooming mill, and slabbing mill.
Recorder Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Information and Record Clerks, All Other

Job family population: 161,250

Estimated population of Recorder jobs: 2,565

Rate of error: 1.2%

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...

Recorder Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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Apr 17
Chicago, IL, USA
E Business Staffing, Inc.
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Director, Global Process, Record to Report (RTR)
May 17
Green Oaks, IL, USA
Abbott Laboratories
The Director, Global Process, Record to Report (RTR) is responsible for the end to end global process design and governance for Record to Report (RTR), with emphasis on global process standardization ...
Records Coordinator
Apr 3
Bolingbrook, IL, USA
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