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Brush Material Preparer Salary
in Alabama, United States

$25,123 (USD)

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Last updated: March 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Brush Material Preparer is $25,123 a year and $12 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Brush Material Preparer is between $19,654 and $29,494. 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

  • Prepares hog bristles and other brush-filling materials, such as horsehair, nylon, and vegetable fibers for use in brushes: aligns bristles, to ensure that flagged ends are together, and discards defective bristles.
  • Ties bundle of bristles to prevent bending and places it in rack.
  • Uses hoist to lower rack of bundles into vat of boiling water to remove natural curl of bristle.
  • Removes rack after specified time and places it on dolly or in oven to dry.
  • Places bundle of bristles in carton and labels carton according to length, origin, grade, and color of contents or spreads bristles in rows on tray for mixing and blending operations.
  • Prepares other brush-filling materials by straightening, combing, cutting, and tying them according to type of material and intended use.
  • Holds bundle of material against grinding wheel to flag ends, to trim butt ends, and to polish material.
  • Selects filling material according to formula and lays it on workbench in prescribed manner prior to processing by mixing machine.
  • May pack material in carton.
  • May place bristles in sterilizer to kill germs.
  • May dye bristles specified color, using dyeing vat.
  • May shape, soften, and clean bristles, using machines that cut, split, and grind bristles.
Brush Material Preparer Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Merchandise Displayers and Window Trimmers

Job family population: 120,870

Estimated population of Brush Material Preparer jobs: 184

Rate of error: 2.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Brush Material Preparer Job Listings for Alabama, United States

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