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Trombone Slide Assembler Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$36,579 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Trombone Slide Assembler is $36,579 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Trombone Slide Assembler is between $27,946 and $43,687. 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

  • Assembles, solders, and laps trombone slides: solders slide components, such as tubing sections, braces, and water valves, using gas torch and soft solder, following pattern to form inner and outer sections.
  • Ascertains whether slides are parallel and straight, using gauges.
  • Inserts plugs into slides, and squeezes or separates them to align them.
  • Pushes outer slide over motor-driven shaft coated with abrasive to smooth inner surface.
  • Brushes lubricant on inner slide surfaces and laps inner and outer slides together by hand.
  • May cut tubes, using rotary power saw.
  • May repair trombone slides.
Trombone Slide Assembler Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other

Job family population: 223,980

Estimated population of Trombone Slide Assembler jobs: 10,726

Rate of error: 2.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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 2,716,450 (2017), 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...

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