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Sheet Metal Shop Supervisor Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$97,058 (USD)

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Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Sheet Metal Shop Supervisor is $97,058 a year and $47 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Sheet Metal Shop Supervisor is between $68,426 and $120,364. 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

  • Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in fabrication and assembly of structural, ornamental, or sheet metal products, applying knowledge of layout, product design, machine function, capacities and output, properties of metal, and strength of materials: analyzes work orders and blueprints to determine information, such as material to be used, type of operations, and sequence of operations required.
  • Requisitions dies, fixtures, and material.
  • Examines defective machinery to determine cause of malfunction and reports need for machine repairs.
  • Trains workers in operation of equipment.
  • Sets up and operates machines to make test runs and experimental products.
  • Inspects work in progress and finished products.
  • Performs other duties as described under supervisor.
  • May be designated by product fabricated as boiler-shop supervisor; sheet-metal-shop supervisor; structural-steel-shop supervisor; tank-shop supervisor.
Sheet Metal Shop Supervisor Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers

Job family population: 611,800

Estimated population of Sheet Metal Shop Supervisor jobs: 526

Rate of error: 0.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Sheet Metal Shop Supervisor Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

May 7
Chicago, IL, USA
Quality Fabrication Inc
... paced job shop environment. You MUST know trigonometry and flat pattern layout Experience with ... sheet metal fabrication and machining parts serving California and the surrounding area. We are ...
Sheet Metal Layout Designer - Autocad and/or Solidworks 19-00329
Apr 29
Zion, IL, USA
ESPO Engineering Corp
Must also have shop experience. Key Responsibilities: 1. SolidWorks / Autocad sheet metal layout responsibilities. We engineer efficiently produced quality parts utilizing our standards, systems, and ...
Team Lead - Machine Shop and Fabrication
Apr 6
Skokie, IL, USA
... supervising machine shop team members and employees - Independently setting-up and operating ... and sheet metal fabrication equipment [lathe, mill, drill press, saw, grinder, press brake ...
Metal Manufacturing Production Manager
Mar 15
Libertyville, IL, USA
Laser Precision
Experience with shop layout optimization to generate manufacturing efficiencies * Manager 8 -10 ... supervisors throughout two shifts, oversee 120 employees * Maintain adherence to ISO 9001:2015 ...
Production Supervisor
May 15
Chicago, IL, USA
Dunson & Associates, Inc.
Promote shop floor organization, utilizing lean techniques such as 5S, poke-yoke, Gemba-walks, etc. ... metal fabrication, CNC other industrial manufacturing environment * Five (5) + years of applicable ...
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