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Setup Operator Tool Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$47,457 (USD)

Average Salary

$23/hr

Average Hourly

$759

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Setup Operator Tool is $47,457 a year and $23 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Setup Operator Tool is between $35,340 and $57,548. 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:
  • Prepares and operates variety of machine tools, such as radial drill press, lathes, milling machines, shapers, and grinders, to machine metal work pieces, such as patterns and machine, tool, or die parts, usually on custom basis.
  • Assesses specifications and determines tooling, applying knowledge of metal properties, machining, and shop mathematics.
  • Checks blueprint or layout on work piece to visualize machining required, and figures sequence of operations.
  • Selects method of holding work piece.
Setup Operator Tool Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Machinists

Job family population: 378,320

Estimated population of Setup Operator Tool jobs: 16,237

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$55,015
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...

Setup Operator Tool Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Tool Room Operator
May 9
Chicago, IL, USA
H&K Perforating LLC
Job Summary - Tool Room Operator - Chicago Division H&K Perforating LLC is an established and ... Responsibilities and Duties May Include · Position reports to Foreman/Plant Manger · Setup ...
CNC Lathe Setup / Operator - $20 / hr
Apr 16
Itasca, IL, USA
FactoryFix
Set-up machines, modify program as necessary, install tool registers, offsets, and compensation. ... Train operators in running production jobs, monitoring their rates and parts quality. Assist ...
Townsend Shaver Operator
May 7
Cicero, IL, USA
American Jebco Corporation
Seeking experienced machine operator that is familiar with Townsend Shaving machines. ... Skills must include tool sharpening, machine troubleshooting and setup. Must have experience using ...
CNC Machinist Operator
May 17
Elmhurst, IL, USA
Recruiting Resource Group
Reviews setup sheet and specifications to determine machining sequence and dimensions of finished ... Manipulates controls and enters commands to index cutting tool to specified set point and to start ...
Setup Man/Die Setter - Transfer Press/Progressive Die
Apr 27
Wood Dale, IL, USA
Twinplex Stamping Co
We are Seeking High Energy, Dependable, First Shift Setup Man for working on our Transfer Punch ... Operating most tool room machinery such as a polishing lathe and perform mill and grinding ...
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