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Brick Setter Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$35,742 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Brick Setter Operator is $35,742 a year and $17 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Brick Setter Operator is between $31,199 and $42,433. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Tends machine that cuts columns of extruded clay and shale into brick and stacks layers of brick onto kiln cars for firing: depresses buttons on panel board to start conveyor that moves columns of clay and shale from extruder through cutter that cuts column into brick and assembles layer of brick on platform of machine.
  • Depresses button to activate hydraulic pickup head of machine that picks up layer of brick from platform and stacks brick on kiln car.
  • Straightens uneven brick on stack, using hands.
  • Clears jammed conveyor and machine, using metal bar and scraper.
  • Discards broken columns of clay and shale or damaged brick onto conveyor for recycling.
  • Activates control on panel board to tie (set at right angles) two top layers of brick on kiln car.
  • Replaces broken cutter wires on machine cutter, using handtools.
  • Dusts conveyor, cutter, and pickup head, using airhose.
  • Oils and greases specified parts of machinery, using oilcan and grease gun.
Brick Setter Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 60,460

Estimated population of Brick Setter Operator jobs: 510

Rate of error: 2.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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