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Wallcovering Texturer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$29,073 (USD)

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Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Wallcovering Texturer is $29,073 a year and $14 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Wallcovering Texturer is between $24,959 and $34,073. 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

  • Applies paint to decorate textured wallcoverings in prescribed pattern: reads production card and paint sample book to determine information, such as colors specified, patterns, and methods of paint application.
  • Positions roll of wall covering stock on worktable, and tapes end of stock to takeup reel of drier used to dry painted stock.
  • Drips specified paint onto stock, using stick or sponge depending on paint application method specified for pattern, dips paint roller into paint solvent, and spreads paint onto stock, according to pattern.
  • Places blotting paper on wet paint, and rubs paper to remove excess paint and achieve pattern design.
  • Pushes button to activate drier takeup reel to move painted wall covering into drier and unpainted stock onto worktable.
  • Removes dried rolls of wallcovering and repeats process, using additional paints to achieve final pattern.
  • Observes wallcovering in drier for breaks and tapes wallcovering together to repair breaks.
  • Sprays water repellent on specified wallcovering, using spray gun.
Wallcovering Texturer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers

Job family population: 13,360

Estimated population of Wallcovering Texturer jobs: 98

Rate of error: 4.4%

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 2,705,994 (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...

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