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Stacking Machine Operator Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$40,146 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Stacking Machine Operator is $40,146 a year and $19 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Stacking Machine Operator is between $30,427 and $48,193. 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

  • Operates machine to stack plates or sheets of material, such as metal or plastic, to assemble laminated products, such as rotor cores and storage battery elements or to form bundles for shipment: places specified material into one or more feed magazines or holding devices.
  • Moves lever to set automatic feed for number of items specified for stack.
  • Turns screws to adjust opening in feed mechanism to size of item, using measuring instruments or built-in scale and handtools.
  • Starts machine that automatically measures or counts and stacks specified number of pieces in desired arrangement.
  • Clears jams and adjusts machine to correct malfunction, using handtools.
  • Removes finished stack from machine and places stack into basket or into magazine of machine performing subsequent operation.
  • May insert spacers between bundles to form continuous stack.
Stacking Machine Operator 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 Stacking Machine Operator jobs: 667

Rate of error: 0.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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 2,705,994 (2018), 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...

Stacking Machine Operator Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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Jun 24
Wheeling, IL, USA
CHASE Staffing
... stacking procedure. * Effectively setup machine and line equipment. Responsible to ensure the ... machine is operating efficiently while producing product that conforms to quality standards.
Machine Operator
May 10
Elk Grove Village, IL, USA
CHASE Staffing
... stacking procedure. * Effectively setup machine and line equipment. Responsible to ensure the ... machine is operating efficiently while producing product that conforms to quality standards.
Assembly Machine Operator Stacker (2nd Shift and 3rd Shift)
May 30
Geneva, IL, USA
How you will do it You take a varying amount of metal plates; stack them together; place them on a conveyor to go through a machine advancing to complete battery assembly process. What we look for
Slitter / Rewinder Machine Operator
Jun 3
Crystal Lake, IL, USA
The Slitter Operator at Technipaq is a key player in slitting materials to support the press ... Stack rolls neatly on skids * Keep slitter clean of debris * Additional duties as assigned ...
Molding Machine Operators $12.10/hr 1st shift!
Apr 17
South Holland, IL, USA
Resolve Human Resources
Resolve Human Resources is looking for Molding Machine Operators for a Temp to Hire position in a ... Stacking molds * Cast wide range of products Physical Abilities: * Sitting/Standing for long ...
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