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Sewing Machine Adjuster Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$47,998 (USD)

Average Salary

$23/hr

Average Hourly

$758

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Sewing Machine Adjuster is $47,998 a year and $23 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Sewing Machine Adjuster is between $35,597 and $58,351. 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:
  • Repairs and makes adjustments to sewing machines in homes and sewing departments of industrial establishments, using hand tools.
  • Turns screws and nuts to adjust machine parts.
  • Regulates length of stroke of needle and horizontal movement of feeding mechanism under needle.
  • Dismantles machines and replaces or repairs broken or worn parts, using hand tools.
  • Inspects machines, shafts, and belts.
  • Repairs broken transmission belts.
  • Installs attachments on machines.
  • Initiates orders for new machines or parts.
Sewing Machine Adjuster Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Home Appliance Repairers

Job family population: 32,250

Estimated population of Sewing Machine Adjuster jobs: 14,010

Rate of error: 3.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$55,643
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...

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