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Sewing Machine Operator Plastic Zipper Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$28,853 (USD)

Average Salary

$14/hr

Average Hourly

$378

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Sewing Machine Operator Plastic Zipper is $28,853 a year and $14 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Sewing Machine Operator Plastic Zipper is between $24,959 and $33,785. 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 one or more automatic sewing machines that stitch cord to edge of continuous length of tape to reinforce it for attachment to zipper chain: mounts cheeses, cones, or bobbins of cord on holders of machines.
  • Threads cord and tape through guides and tension bars.
  • Starts machine that automatically stitches cords to tape.
  • Observes machine for automatic stopping which indicates defective feed or broken thread.
  • Tapes together broken ends of cord or thread.
  • Examines sewn tape for loose cords or dropped stitching.
  • Adjusts cord tensions and guide positions, using screwdriver and pliers.
  • May tend machines that sew spiral or ladder-shaped filament between layers of tape to form side of zipper and be designated sewing-machine operator, plastic zipper.
  • Performs duties as described under sewing-machine operator, automatic.
Sewing Machine Operator Plastic Zipper Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Sewing Machine Operators

Job family population: 136,530

Estimated population of Sewing Machine Operator Plastic Zipper jobs: 5,247

Rate of error: 1.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$33,449
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

Sewing Machine Operator Plastic Zipper Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Sewing Machine Operator
May 16
Chesterton, IN, USA
Verduyn Tarps Chicago/Gary, LLC
Industrial Sewing Machine Operator position available. Must be able to operate industrial sewing machine, lift 50+ pounds, read instructions from diagrams, and problem solve. Company Description Do ...
Sewing Machine Operator
Apr 4
Chicago, IL, USA
Metro Staffing Service
Chicago area manufacturer has immediate openings on all shifts for Sewing Machine Operators. These are fulltime, temp to hire positions offering excellent opportunity for hire on for candidates who ...
Industrial Sewing Machine Operator/Sewing Helper
Feb 21
Itasca, IL, USA
ABS Graphics
... zipper or grommet machine when needed • Maintain departmental housekeeping standards • All ... operator processes sewing • Prep banners for grommet application • Measure rope, fold and wrap ...
Multi Machine Operator - Plastics
Apr 29
East Chicago, IN, USA
Masis Professional Group
Plastics and Polyurethane experience is a plus. A great machine operator needs to possess manual dexterity and an eye for detail. They must also have knowledge of mathematics and mechanics as well as ...
Machine Operator - Plastics Manufacturing - Start ASAP! (AU#319734)
May 16
Saint Charles, IL, USA
Barton Staffing Solutions
You will be the next machine operator hired in this super modern plastics manufacturing facility! Be first to APPLY NOW and you can start right away! Shift hours 5am to 5pm (F/Sat/Sun) In this great ...
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