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Screener Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$43,744 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Screener Operator is $43,744 a year and $21 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Screener Operator is between $32,798 and $52,868. 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

  • Operates machine that segregates particles of dry materials, such as sand, powdered minerals, feed, resins, and chemicals, into batches of uniform size by sifting through one or more oscillating screens.
  • Bolts or clamps screen of specified mesh to frame, using hand tools.
  • Pours or shovels specified quantities of material into hoppers or onto feed conveyor of machine, manually or using hoist or lift truck.
  • Positions takeoff conveyor, bins, or drums under screens to receive sifted material.
  • Throws switch to activate takeoff conveyor or removes full containers manually or using hoist or truck.
  • May measure or weigh and maintain records of material sifted.
  • May lubricate machine and conveyors.
Screener Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 48,450

Estimated population of Screener Operator jobs: 128

Rate of error: 2.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Screener Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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Bema, Incorporated
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CHASE Staffing
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Punch Press Operator $13-14/hr
May 16
Morton Grove, IL, USA
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Bobcat Operator
May 17
Franklin Park, IL, USA
Away Staffing Services
Our client, a foundry located in the Franklin Park, seeks an experienced bob cat operator to move ... security number screens via E-Verify. Away Staffing Services strives to create mutually ...
CNC Operator
May 3
Gurnee, IL, USA
CHASE Staffing
Previous Machine Operating Experience * Mazak machines, loading, running cycles, visual checks ... Drug screen and background check required. Chase Professionals is an Equal Opportunity ...
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