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Wastewater Treatment Plant Attendant Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$54,128 (USD)

Average Salary

$26/hr

Average Hourly

$877

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Wastewater Treatment Plant Attendant is $54,128 a year and $26 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Wastewater Treatment Plant Attendant is between $39,867 and $66,024. 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:
  • Tends pumps, conveyors, blowers, chlorinators, vacuum filters, and other equipment used to decontaminate wastewater (sewage) by settling, aeration, and sludge digestion.
Wastewater Treatment Plant Attendant Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators

Job family population: 117,450

Estimated population of Wastewater Treatment Plant Attendant jobs: 24,626

Rate of error: 1.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$62,749
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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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...

Wastewater Treatment Plant Attendant Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Water Treatment Technician
Jun 12
Gary, IN, USA
Danaher
This water treatment technical representative position is focused on maintaining and expanding ... Outdoor site can be located at a cooling tower, water plant, wastewater plant, or a process area
ATTENDANT, WAREHOUSE (PART-TIME) SUNDAY-THURDAY!
May 29
Bloomingdale, IL, USA
Compass Group
Weighs or counts items for distribution within plant to ensure conformance to company standards. ... At Compass, we are committed to treating all Applicants and Associates fairly based on their ...
Control Systems Engineer
May 30
Naperville, IL, USA
Donohue & Associates, Inc.
The firm is ranked a Top 20 Wastewater Treatment Plant Design Firm by Engineering News Record. Donohue offers competitive wage and benefits package with an industry-unique monthly profit-sharing plan.
Field Service Technician (hydraulics,pneumatic s)
Jun 19
Schaumburg, IL, USA
TSI
... or treatment plant operators • Work closely with the Service Manager to ensure site work is ... wastewater field preferred
Application Engineer (machinery)
Jun 18
Hanover Park, IL, USA
TSI
... or treatment plant operators • Work closely with the Service Manager to ensure site work is ... wastewater field preferred
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