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Sander & Buffer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$33,704 (USD)

Average Salary

$16/hr

Average Hourly

$431

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Sander & Buffer is $33,704 a year and $16 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Sander & Buffer is between $25,921 and $40,048. 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:
  • Sands unlacquered wooden sections of guitars, using sandpaper and portable-power sander.
  • Repairs cracks in wood, using knife and putty.
  • Stains instrument, using brush, pad or spray gun.
  • Rubs stained surface with cloth or felt pad to remove excess stain and evenly distribute stain.
  • Scrapes away shading from binding to top, back, rim, and neck of instruments, using steel scraper tools and sands instrument smooth, using sandpaper.
  • Hand-buffs lacquered sections of guitar, using cheesecloth and buffing compound.
Sander & Buffer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand

Job family population: 30,320

Estimated population of Sander & Buffer jobs: 710

Rate of error: 3.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$39,072
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

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...

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