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Roll Up Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$37,079 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Roll Up Operator is $37,079 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Roll Up Operator is between $28,291 and $44,323. 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 winding machine that rolls lengths of floor covering between various stages of processing, working as member of crew: removes spindle from dolly and positions spindle in winding machine, using power hoist.
  • Pulls end of floor covering sheet through winder and secures sheet to empty spindle, using tape.
  • Starts machine, and regulates speed of winder to maintain even winding.
  • Adjusts tension rolls on machine and sets yardage counter, using handtools.
  • Examines material for pinholes, using magnifying glass.
  • Stops machine when splices reach winder, indicating end of roll.
  • Tears or cuts spliced section, tapes end of sheet to prevent unwinding, and removes full spindle of floor covering from machine.
  • Records locations of pinholes and other imperfections on card and attaches card to full spindle.
  • May stop machine during winding and cut out designated defective sections of floor covering.
Roll Up Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Food Processing Workers, All Other

Job family population: 43,540

Estimated population of Roll Up Operator jobs: 15

Rate of error: 4.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Roll Up Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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Entry-Level Machine Operator
May 16
Chicago, IL, USA
You will perform setup and operate a variety of equipment to cold head , point and thread-roll ... Ability to lift up to 50 lbs * MUST HAVE RELIABLE TRANSPORTATION-LOCATION: ROSELLE, IL Positions ...
Deburring Operator
Apr 4
Chicago, IL, USA
Overton Chicago Gear
As Burring/Deburring Operator, this position is to: -set-up assigned production equipment without ... on", "roll-up-sleeves" approach to work while maintaining professionalism, positive demeanor and ...
Machine Operator
May 8
Elk Grove Village, IL, USA
CHASE Staffing
The Slitter/Rewinder Machine Operator is responsible for the operation of a high speed slitting ... rolls fit into the case are up to standards. * Retrieves cores, boxes and other supplies and ...
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