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Wearing Apparel Folder Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$42,321 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Wearing Apparel Folder is $42,321 a year and $20 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Wearing Apparel Folder is between $31,817 and $51,019. 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

  • Folds fluff-dried or pressed laundry, such as shirts, towels, uniforms, and jackets: shakes out, smooths, folds, sorts, and stacks wash according to identification tags.
  • Inspects pressed laundry for holes or tears, and separates defective articles for transfer to repair department.
  • Folds laundry, preparatory to wrapping, for delivery to customer.
  • Folds pressed shirts around cardboard forms and inserts assembly in plastic bags.
  • May attach missing buttons to articles, using button-sewing-machine or button-attaching machine.
  • May unload tumbler.
  • May turn socks, match pairs, and tie socks into bundles.
  • May be designated according to type of laundry folded as shirt folder i; wearing-apparel folder.
Wearing Apparel Folder Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Food Processing Workers, All Other

Job family population: 43,540

Estimated population of Wearing Apparel Folder jobs: 64

Rate of error: 4.0%

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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