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Scoop Machine Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$31,474 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$403

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Scoop Machine Operator is $31,474 a year and $15 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Scoop Machine Operator is between $24,959 and $37,142. 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:
  • Tends battery of automatic machines that cut and form metal slide fastener scoops (links) from wire and crimp them onto beaded edge of tape to form side of zipper (stringer): positions box of beaded tape behind each machine and mounts coil of wire on roller.
  • Threads tape and wire through guides and automatic feeder mechanism and into forming dies.
  • Starts machines, and observes operation to detect malfunctioning, such as jamming.
  • Measures scoops to verify specified dimensions, such as width, spacing, and height of lug, using micrometer.
  • Turns setscrews to adjust die jaws for height of lug and depth of cup on scoops, using wrenches.
  • May examine finished product for imperfections, such as malformed or rough-cut scoops, using eye loupe.
  • May tend automatic machine that attaches preformed scoops to tape.
Scoop Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

Job family population: 22,470

Estimated population of Scoop Machine Operator jobs: 196

Rate of error: 4.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$36,487
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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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...

Scoop Machine Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

General Labor Manufacturing
Mar 25
Wood Dale, IL, USA
Champion Container Corporation
Shovel or scoop materials into containers, machines, or equipment for processing, storage, or ... Be willing to move up the line of progression to operator regardless of shift. Ensure correct ...
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