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Balancing Machine Operator Salary
in Alabama, United States

$27,215 (USD)

Average Salary

$13/hr

Average Hourly

$354

Average Bonus

Last updated: March 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Balancing Machine Operator is $27,215 a year and $13 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Balancing Machine Operator is between $21,069 and $32,199. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Operates dynamic balance machine to locate points of imbalance on parts, such as spindles, impeller wheels, armatures, rotors, and steam engine flywheels, and balances parts by removing excess metal, using handtools and power tools, or adding metal, using soldering and welding equipment: signals crane operator to position workpiece on machine pedestals.
  • Slides drive belt over shaft of workpiece or moves drive wheel against workpiece to connect power source that rotates workpiece.
  • Starts machine to rotate workpiece at specified speed.
  • Moves controls of machine to locate points of imbalance indicated by light beam from strobe lamp on identification marks of workpiece, position of wave crest of trace pattern on oscilloscope screen, or readings on wattmeter and protractor dial.
  • Computes amount of weight to be added to or removed from workpiece, or changes size and location of test weight until zero reading is indicated on ammeter.
  • Drills, grinds, chips, or files metal from heavy side, or welds, solders, or rivets metal pieces to light side to correct imbalance, using power drills and grinders, hand file, and soldering and welding equipment.
Balancing Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

Job family population: 22,470

Estimated population of Balancing Machine Operator jobs: 105

Rate of error: 4.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$31,550
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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Balancing Machine Operator Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Machine Operator - 4471662
Mar 20
Montgomery, AL, USA
Automation Personnel Services
Is now seeking skilled Machine Operators that can perform the following duties: Job Duties and ... The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or ...
Machine Operator
Mar 8
Florence, AL, USA
Elwood Staffing
Short work week providing excellent work-life balance. Starting salary of $10.00 per hour with great potential for increases. Excellent opportunities for growth in their business. Machine Operator ...
Machine Operator II - (1st Shift)
Feb 25
Birmingham, AL, USA
NCP Solutions
Pass Batch Balancing, Double Detect, Quality and Hopper Purge qualification tests with an ... Machine Operator II: * Proficient as Machine Operator I. * Must be able to qualify in 2 Primary ...
Machine Operator 2nd Shift (3pm - 11:30pm)
Jan 31
Birmingham, AL, USA
NCP Solutions
Pass Batch Balancing, Double Detect, Quality and Hopper Purge qualification tests with an ... Machine Operator II: * Proficient as Machine Operator I. * Must be able to qualify in 2 Primary ...
Warp Knit Technician(Relocation to Auburn, AL)
Feb 1
Auburn, AL, USA
Onin Staffing
... lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materials. * Inspecting Equipment ... Experience operating and troubleshooting textile machinery Company Description Our focus is on ...
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