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Spray Machine Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$36,699 (USD)

Average Salary

$18/hr

Average Hourly

$495

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Spray Machine Operator is $36,699 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Spray Machine Operator is between $27,963 and $43,905. 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:
  • Controls combination drying oven and spray booth equipment that preheats and glazes bisque ware: lights gas jets of drying ovens that preheat ware to set glaze.
  • Adjusts controls to regulate speed of conveyor.
  • Starts pumps to pump glaze to spray guns.
  • Positions spray guns in booths at required angles, adjusts nozzles, and turns valves controlling air pressure to produce even coating of glaze according to size and shape of ware.
  • Examines glazed ware for cracks, glaze runs, and uneven thickness of glaze.
  • Cleans machine and replaces clogged glaze filters, air lines, and spray nozzles.
  • May coat interior of ware with glaze, using spray gun.
Spray Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 86,270

Estimated population of Spray Machine Operator jobs: N/A

Rate of error: 1.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$42,544
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

Spray Machine Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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Feb 21
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ABS Graphics
... spray, thread, rope, tape etc. • Maintain machine maintenance e.g. oil and cleaning • Comply ... operator processes sewing • Prep banners for grommet application • Measure rope, fold and wrap ...
Compounder-Machine Operator
May 8
Northbrook, IL, USA
CHASE Staffing
Compounders add raw materials and follow the formula requirements to complete production orders using equipment such as mixers, spray dryers and blending tanks. They must follow standard batch ...
Machine Operators 2nd/3rd Shift
May 7
Northbrook, IL, USA
CHASE Staffing
Compounders add raw materials and follow the formula requirements to complete production orders using equipment such as mixers, spray dryers and blending tanks. They must follow standard batch ...
Pastry Cook I (AM Shift)
Mar 4
Lincolnwood, IL, USA
Food for Thought
... operating all pastry kitchen equipment, i.e., stoves, ovens, chocolate tempering machine, cocoa spray compressor, broilers, slicers, steamers, kettles, etc. Culinary Diploma or minimum one-year ...
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