Machine Feeders and Offbearers


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Machine Feeders and Offbearers

Machine Feeders and Offbearers - Wages & Trends

Wages vary by the type of work. Wages also vary by employer and area of the country. The helper's level of experience and responsibility also affect wages.

Production helpers who work full time usually receive benefits. Typical benefits include sick leave, paid vacation, and health insurance.

Helpers--production workers (SOC 51-9198)
Location
Pay Period
25%
Median
75%
Illinois Hourly $11.58 $14.33 $17.85
Yearly $24,094 $29,813 $37,124
    Champaign Area Hourly $13.53 $15.33 $18.47
Yearly $28,148 $31,876 $38,413
    Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area Hourly $13.78 $17.18 $21.06
Yearly $28,672 $35,741 $43,813
    Cook County Hourly $11.65 $14.84 $18.39
Yearly $24,230 $30,874 $38,259
    Decatur Area Hourly $10.88 $13.32 $17.80
Yearly $22,623 $27,705 $37,017
    Dekalb-Elgin-Aurora Area Hourly $11.01 $13.30 $18.01
Yearly $22,906 $27,672 $37,465
    Du Page County Hourly $12.90 $15.42 $18.77
Yearly $26,840 $32,067 $39,040
    Edwardsville Area Hourly $12.67 $16.58 $18.92
Yearly $26,356 $34,494 $39,356
    Jacksonville-Carlinville-Litchfield Area Hourly $13.82 $16.16 $18.55
Yearly $28,754 $33,620 $38,594
    Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area Hourly $10.73 $12.83 $15.62
Yearly $22,327 $26,687 $32,497
    Lake County Hourly $12.39 $14.31 $17.76
Yearly $25,779 $29,756 $36,931
    McHenry County Hourly $12.92 $14.40 $15.82
Yearly $26,879 $29,957 $32,901
    Mt. Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area Hourly $10.32 $11.26 $13.25
Yearly $21,464 $23,416 $27,551
    Northwest Illinois Area Hourly $9.10 $11.69 $15.71
Yearly $18,936 $24,313 $32,671
    Peoria-Bloomington Area Hourly $10.63 $12.82 $17.22
Yearly $22,118 $26,661 $35,828
    Rockford Area Hourly $11.58 $13.42 $15.20
Yearly $24,090 $27,906 $31,612
    Shawnee National Forest Area Hourly $13.58 $14.90 $16.19
Yearly $28,239 $30,984 $33,666
    Springfield Area Hourly $12.34 $16.45 $19.04
Yearly $25,673 $34,206 $39,595
    St. Louis-Belleville Area Hourly $16.16 $18.75 $21.26
Yearly $33,606 $38,995 $44,217
    Vermilion County Hourly $13.48 $14.74 $16.80
Yearly $28,037 $30,659 $34,949
    Will County Hourly $10.34 $11.41 $14.48
Yearly $21,507 $23,730 $30,120
United States Hourly $11.59 $13.99 $17.32
Yearly $24,120 $29,100 $36,030

Machine feeders and offbearers (SOC 53-7063)

Location
Pay Period
25%
Median
75%
Illinois Hourly $13.28 $16.87 $26.82
Yearly $27,632 $35,088 $55,778
    Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area Hourly $12.87 $15.77 $19.82
Yearly $26,774 $32,808 $41,232
    Cook County Hourly $13.68 $18.94 $28.46
Yearly $28,460 $39,385 $59,189
    Dekalb-Elgin-Aurora Area Hourly $14.62 $22.65 $27.62
Yearly $30,415 $47,113 $57,452
    Du Page County Hourly $14.64 $17.98 $26.27
Yearly $30,444 $37,397 $54,641
    Northwest Illinois Area Hourly $14.77 $21.27 $25.41
Yearly $30,726 $44,234 $52,855
    Peoria-Bloomington Area Hourly $10.97 $12.00 $13.50
Yearly $22,827 $24,965 $28,076
    Rock Island-Moline Area Hourly $12.90 $14.66 $17.35
Yearly $26,842 $30,490 $36,081
    Rockford Area Hourly $10.63 $16.98 $20.44
Yearly $22,106 $35,316 $42,516
    Will County Hourly $13.32 $14.25 $15.18
Yearly $27,711 $29,645 $31,580
United States Hourly $12.53 $14.99 $18.56
Yearly $26,060 $31,180 $38,600

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