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Sander Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$25,485 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Sander is $25,485 a year and $12 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Sander is between $24,959 and $29,530. 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 machine that sands and smooths golf club grips, skis, and other sports equipment: inserts article to be sanded in roller carriage brackets or grip in holding device of machine.
  • Starts machine that automatically feeds article to sanding belt or rotates article against moving abrasive wheel to remove excess stock, paint, and blemishes from article.
Sander Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

Job family population: 79,650

Estimated population of Sander jobs: 1,188

Rate of error: 2.8%

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 2,705,994 (2018), 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...

Sander Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Jun 12
Maywood, IL, USA
Superior Staffing
Motorcycle Manufacturing Company is looking for a plastic-buffer/sanding individual with experience. 1st shift with flexibility to work OT. Must have 1 to 2 years of experience. Job responsibilities
Apr 4
Beecher, IL, USA
Remove small quantities of plastic flashing with hand files, scrapers, or sanders to produce cosmetically appealing and proper fitting parts. * Cut, grind and trim a variety of parts, either ...
Welder - $19 / hr
May 20
Elk Grove Village, IL, USA
FactoryFix, Inc.
Deburring and cleaning of parts using various hand and power tools such as a belt sander, drill press, and ballard boy. Requirements 3+ years of Mig and Tig welding experience required. Must have a ...
Paint Technician
May 3
Chicago, IL, USA
Other duties include sanding, taping and general paint duties. Must be comfortable working in a spray booth. Ability to lift up to 25 lbs. 3+ years experience with wood/furniture a plus. Company ...
Production Associate 1 (Mid-Shift)
Jun 17
Aurora, IL, USA
Cut / Trim / Sanding * Lacquer * Tube installation * Acoustical testing The production associate will perform manufacturing functions including: * Assembly, service & testing of BTE, RIC & FM systems
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