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Boring Machine Operator Horizontal Salary
in Arizona, United States

$38,982 (USD)

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Last updated: March 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Boring Machine Operator Horizontal is $38,982 a year and $19 an hour in Arizona, United States. The average salary range for a Boring Machine Operator Horizontal is between $29,188 and $47,113. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arizona, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Sets up and operates single- or multiple-spindle boring machine to bore holes in wooden parts: examines blueprints, drawings, samples, or written specifications to ascertain size, type, and setting of boring tools, stops, jigs, and guides to be used.
  • Inserts specified number and size bits in chucks of boring heads according to location specified for holes in stock.
  • Adjusts spindle locations and stops to regulate spacing and depth of bore, using rule or template and wrenches.
  • Turns handwheels to move table and guides to center stock under bits and regulate depth of bore.
  • Starts machine, places wood on table against guides, and moves lever or depresses pedal to activate pneumatic clamps that hold stock in place and to engage wood with rotating bits.
  • Measures location and depth of holes and compares measurements with work order and pattern specifications to verify accuracy of machine setup.
  • Stacks bored material on handtruck and attaches work ticket where specified.
  • Cleans machine, using airhose and rags.
  • May be designated according to machine operated as boring-machine operator, double end; boring-machine operator, horizontal; boring-machine operator, vertical; cluster-bore operator; gang-bore operator.
  • May operate boring machine to bore, ream, and countersink bungholes in barrels and be designated bunghole borer.
Boring Machine Operator Horizontal Job Prevalence in Arizona, United States

Job family: Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

Job family population: 79,650

Estimated population of Boring Machine Operator Horizontal jobs: 2,698

Rate of error: 2.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


Education data not available for this job


Boring Machine Operator Horizontal Job Listings for Arizona, United States

CNC Operator Machinist
Mar 5
Gilbert, AZ, USA
Staffing Network/QPA
... up machine & workstation for running parts including program installation & tool placement ... horizontal mill - Experience with CNC lathe with Y axis Experience programming with Solidworks ...
CNC Mill Operator- 3 Shifts available!!!
Feb 6
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Marathon Staffing
Immediate Opening for a CNC Mill Operator- Phoenix West 3 Shifts Available - Temp to hire Must be ... run CNC horizontal and vertical mills. Must be able to complete setups on the milling machining ...
Machinist Second Shift
Mar 19
Phoenix, AZ, USA
Corporate Job Bank
Observes machine operation and measures parts in accordance with instructions using defined ... and operating requirements. * Observes router instructions and dimension tolerances to ensure ...
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