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Candle Extrusion Machine Operator Salary
in Alabama, United States

$27,828 (USD)

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Last updated: March 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Candle Extrusion Machine Operator is $27,828 a year and $13 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Candle Extrusion Machine Operator is between $21,459 and $33,010. 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

  • Sets up and operates machine to extrude sheets of candle wax or candles: reviews instructions to determine type product to be produced.
  • Installs specified die plates in machine, using handtools.
  • Threads wick material through machine guides.
  • Turns valve and dials to transfer wax to machine and to regulate speed, pressure, and temperature of machine.
  • Starts machine that feeds wax and wick through dies to produce candles of specified dimensions or forces wax through dies to produce sheet of candle wax.
  • Adjusts pressure controls to obtain specified dimensions.
Candle Extrusion Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 76,120

Estimated population of Candle Extrusion Machine Operator jobs: 482

Rate of error: 2.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Candle Extrusion Machine Operator Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Utility Operator
Mar 11
Huntsville, AL, USA
JTL Staffing and Payroll
Assists extrusion line operators as needed. * Performs operator level maintenance on equipment ... Weigh and load pallets, granular, or powdered material and coloring pigments in machine hopper
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