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Scrapper Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$30,866 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Scrapper is $30,866 a year and $15 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Scrapper is between $24,959 and $36,424. 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

  • Removes excess material from prescored cardboard carton blanks, performing any combination of following duties: strips waste from blanks stacked on pallet, using airhammer and chisel.
  • Places edge of chisel on cutting mark at top of stack and pushes hammer down through stack to remove excess material.
  • Places stack of precut blanks on worktable and strikes edge with hammer to knock out scored corners or edges.
  • Places stack of trimmed blanks on worktable and brushes edges of stack with steel brush or sandpaper.
  • Removes damaged or defective blanks.
  • Strikes flap edges with hammer to bend flaps.
  • Piles smoothed blanks on pallet and removes to storage area, using handtruck.
Scrapper Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Helpers--Production Workers

Job family population: 402,140

Estimated population of Scrapper jobs: 611

Rate of error: 2.0%

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...

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