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Blaster Helper Salary
in Baltimore, Maryland

$53,070 (USD)

Average Salary

$26/hr

Average Hourly

$849

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Blaster Helper is $53,070 a year and $26 an hour in Baltimore, Maryland, United States. The average salary range for a Blaster Helper is between $39,034 and $64,787. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Baltimore, Maryland.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Assists blaster in placing and detonating explosives used to loosen earth and rock, performing any combination of following tasks: carries explosive bags, cartridges, or powder to blasting area and deposits explosive device in previously drilled holes as directed.
  • Shovels earth or drill cuttings into holes after placement of charge and tamps earth to confine and increase force of detonation, using shovel or pole.
  • Connects explosive cord to blasting cap and lead wire to firing device, or attaches fuse to charge.
  • Fires charge on signal from blaster.
  • Performs other duties as described under helper.
Blaster Helper Job Prevalence in Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Job family: Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters

Job family population: 5,850

Estimated population of Blaster Helper jobs: 280

Rate of error: 6.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$61,522
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore Cost of Living Score:

Description: Baltimore ( BAL-di-MOR (local)) is the largest city in the state of Maryland within the United States. Baltimore was established by the Constitution of Maryland as an independent city in 1729. With a population of 602,495 in 2018, Baltimore is the largest such independent city in the United States. As of 2017, the population of the Baltimore metropolitan area was estimated to be just under 2.802 million, making it the 21st largest metropolitan area in the country. Baltimore is located about 40 miles (60 km) northeast of Washington, D.C., making it a principal city in the Washington-Baltimore combined statistical...

Blaster Helper Job Listings for Baltimore, Maryland

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Jun 12
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... help close deals Will put together daily sales reports Knowledgeable of all products and ensures staff attends educational sessions to ensure knowledge Ensures E-mail blasts are sent daily Is ...
Sales Manager - home improvement industry
Jun 7
Laurel, MD, USA
Confidential
... help close deals Will put together daily sales reports Knowledgeable of all products and ensures staff attends educational sessions to ensure knowledge Ensures E-mail blasts are sent daily Is ...
Meetings Manager
May 22
Washington, United States
NCURA
... blasts to membership to market meetings. · Helpful, Friendly and Professional Demeanor Required · Exceptional organizational skills with the ability to handle multiple assignments in a fast-paced ...
Digital Communications Assistant
Jun 14
Washington, DC, USA
Society For Neuroscience
... departments to help develop social media and email communications, and to assist with ... email blasts. * Formats and tests SfN's bi-monthly member e-newsletter, and Neuroscience Nexus.
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