Filling Machine Operators


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Filling Machine Operators

Filling Machine Operators - Wages & Trends

Wages vary by employer, type of machine being operated, and type of product being packaged.

Packaging and filling machine operators who work full time often receive benefits. Typical benefits include sick leave, paid vacation, and health insurance.

Packaging and filling machine operators and tenders (SOC 51-9111)
Location
Pay Period
25%
Median
75%
Illinois Hourly $12.92 $15.63 $18.94
Yearly $26,866 $32,501 $39,388
    Champaign Area Hourly $25.47 $27.37 $29.27
Yearly $52,971 $56,924 $60,876
    Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area Hourly $12.81 $16.24 $19.32
Yearly $26,643 $33,776 $40,189
    Cook County Hourly $12.94 $15.42 $18.43
Yearly $26,907 $32,079 $38,334
    Decatur Area Hourly $13.50 $16.08 $18.53
Yearly $28,070 $33,454 $38,539
    Dekalb-Elgin-Aurora Area Hourly $11.42 $14.40 $18.24
Yearly $23,756 $29,952 $37,942
    Du Page County Hourly $13.95 $17.01 $20.60
Yearly $29,012 $35,377 $42,851
    Edwardsville Area Hourly $13.82 $17.66 $21.77
Yearly $28,740 $36,733 $45,290
    Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area Hourly $14.73 $19.27 $36.01
Yearly $30,633 $40,080 $74,911
    Lake County Hourly $11.20 $13.58 $17.26
Yearly $23,305 $28,248 $35,909
    McHenry County Hourly $12.82 $15.73 $18.82
Yearly $26,669 $32,712 $39,148
    Mt. Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area Hourly $11.85 $14.23 $17.30
Yearly $24,642 $29,597 $35,975
    Northwest Illinois Area Hourly $14.29 $17.70 $21.99
Yearly $29,716 $36,807 $45,731
    Peoria-Bloomington Area Hourly $13.23 $15.51 $20.44
Yearly $27,521 $32,271 $42,512
    Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area Hourly $13.96 $16.43 $18.42
Yearly $29,033 $34,185 $38,305
    Rock Island-Moline Area Hourly $13.79 $17.19 $26.78
Yearly $28,690 $35,759 $55,700
    Rockford Area Hourly $13.05 $15.93 $19.28
Yearly $27,150 $33,134 $40,112
    Shawnee National Forest Area Hourly $15.23 $23.26 $28.15
Yearly $31,678 $48,389 $58,552
    Springfield Area Hourly $13.03 $16.64 $19.71
Yearly $27,102 $34,604 $41,004
    St. Louis-Belleville Area Hourly $11.40 $14.20 $17.46
Yearly $23,711 $29,526 $36,323
    Will County Hourly $13.10 $14.92 $17.74
Yearly $27,254 $31,036 $36,894
United States Hourly $12.30 $14.90 $18.87
Yearly $25,580 $30,990 $39,250

Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.