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Weight Recorder Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$42,793 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Weight Recorder is $42,793 a year and $21 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Weight Recorder is between $32,215 and $51,588. 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

  • Weighs and records weight of filled containers, cargo of loaded vehicles, or rolls of materials, such as cotton, sugarcane, paper, cloth, plastic, and tobacco, to keep receiving and shipping records.
  • Reads scale dial to ascertain weight and records weight on ticket, product, or material; or subtracts tare from gross weight to obtain net weight of product or material; or inserts ticket into automatic scale recorder that prints weight on ticket.
  • May convey objects to scale, using handtruck, and lift objects onto scale.
  • May record information on weight ticket, such as grade and yardage.
  • May be designated according to item weighed as cloth weigher; garment weigher; roll weigher; tobacco weigher.
  • May signal yard engineer to move cars on and off scale and be designated scaler.
  • May weigh only incoming or outgoing materials or products and be designated receiving weigher; shipping weigher.
Weight Recorder Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks

Job family population: 671,780

Estimated population of Weight Recorder jobs: 25,897

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 2,716,450 (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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