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Storage Laborer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$37,520 (USD)

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Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Storage Laborer is $37,520 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Storage Laborer is between $28,589 and $44,850. 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

  • Tests brine in olive barrels, maintains salinity of specified level, and inspects olives for evidence of spoilage: knocks bung from barrel, using mallet.
  • Siphons sample of solution from cask and reads indicator level, using hydrometer, to measure solution salinity.
  • Replaces solution or adds water or salt to maintain brine salinity at specified level.
  • Feels, smells, and visually examines olives to detect spoilage, wrinkling, and discoloration.
  • Reseals barrel with bung, using mallet.
  • May add vinegar or lactic acid to solution to retard spoilage.
Storage Laborer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Storage Laborer jobs: 290

Rate of error: 0.7%

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...

Storage Laborer Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

General Laborer
May 10
Geneva, IL, USA
MS-IL Staffing & Packaging
General Laborer candidates will move freight, stock, or other materials to and from storage or production areas, loading docks, delivery vehicles, ships, or containers, by hand or using trucks ...
General Labor
May 24
Chicago, IL, USA
Staffinders, Inc. Chicago
... to storage areas. · Move products, materials, or equipment between work areas. · Operate ... General Labor Job requirements · Ability to stand for long periods of time . Stand-up forklift ...
General Laborer
May 15
Elgin, IL, USA
Sterling Engineering, Inc
Requisition or order paints as required Select proper paints, such as enamel, lacquer or epoxy, and solvents from storage area for units requiring painting * Add thinner to paints for proper ...
Batch Maker
Apr 25
Chicago, IL, USA
Labor Solutions, LLC
... storage. * Cleans and prepares equipment and maintains work area in good housekeeping condition. ... Company Description Labor Solutions is a leader in the professional, temporary, and direct hire ...
Foundry Labor (Molders, Core Room, Grinders, Cut Off,)
May 3
Bensenville, IL, USA
Alu-Bra Foundry Inc.
... Laborer/Grinder/Molder/Bob-Cat Procedures -Company Policies SOME SATURDAYS AND OT MAY BE REQUIRED ... Return jackets & weights to proper storage area. * All other duties that may be assigned. * Lift ...
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