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Belly Builder Salary
in New York, United States

$35,563 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Belly Builder is $35,563 a year and $17 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Belly Builder is between $27,279 and $42,330. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Performs any combination of following tasks to fit and assemble wood soundboard, cast metal plate, and wood bridges to wood frame to fabricate back panel of piano: glues supporting ribs and bridges to soundboard and glues soundboard to frame, using electronic gluing machine, gluing machine, or gluing press.
  • Screws back panel to frame to reinforce gluing, using screws and screwdriver.
  • Notches ribs and back frame to specifications, using chamfering machine.
  • Clamps metal back plate to back panel, using air-clamp table, and measures and marks location for plate, using ruler, calipers, template, or gauge.
  • Shapes bridges to specified height, using template, gauge, plane, and sandpaper.
  • Presses pedal to release air-clamp and removes metal plate.
  • Marks with punch and drills holes in back panel to attach metal plate, using drill press.
  • Locates, marks, and drills bridge pin holes, using template, punch, hammer, and portable drill.
  • Notches treble bridge with shaper machine or handtools.
  • Hammers bridge pins into holes.
  • Repositions metal back plate on back panel and secures plate to panel with bolts and screws.
  • Verifies alignment of plate with back and bridges, using gauges.
  • Inserts shims or removes wood from frame to adjust level of plate to obtain specified alignment.
  • Hammers wood bushings into tuning pin holes in plate.
  • Hammers tuning pins into bushings.
  • May drill holes in bushings, using drill press.
  • May varnish soundboard and ribs.
  • May grind metal plate bearing bar to specified size, using portable grinder.
Belly Builder Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Food Processing Workers, All Other

Job family population: 43,540

Estimated population of Belly Builder jobs: 15

Rate of error: 4.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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