(800) 627 3697 info.eri@erieri.com
Are you working in compensation or HR? See our salary, cost-of-living, and executive pay applications in action. Try our free salary assessor demo.

Carton Forming Machine Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$38,629 (USD)

Average Salary


Average Hourly


Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Carton Forming Machine Operator is $38,629 a year and $19 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Carton Forming Machine Operator is between $31,199 and $46,097. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

Average Salary Chart

Scroll for Salary Potential, Education and Skills

Job Summary

  • Tends machine that forms and glues flat blanks or continuous roll of paperboard into finished cartons for packing merchandise: adjusts forming bars to accommodate size of box to be shaped, using handtools.
  • Fills glue pots with adhesive and positions rollers to dispense glue onto paperboard.
  • Loads feeding magazine with blanks, or mounts roll of paper on machine standard and threads paper to feeding mechanism and starts machine.
  • Observes machine operation to detect malfunction.
  • May load machine with roll of waxed, parchment, or other paper used to line cartons.
  • May mount roll of metal strip to form cutting edge on cartons.
  • May stamp data with handstamp or attach automatic stamping device.
Carton Forming Machine Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 94,620

Estimated population of Carton Forming Machine Operator jobs: 178

Rate of error: 2.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


Education data not available for this job


Skills data not available for this job

About New York-Manhattan, New York

New York-Manhattan Cost of Living Score:

Carton Forming Machine Operator Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Printing Operator / Printing Loader
May 14
Springfield, NJ, USA
Wicked Staffing Solutions
Previous experience with printing equipment in a folding carton plant required. This is your ... Empty trash bins, sweep around the machine, pick up empty pallets around printing department and ...
Equipment Operator I
Apr 5
Monroe, NJ, USA
Taylor Communications, Inc.
Lift cartons from pallets, carry cartons to printer(s); opens carton, lifts stock out, slices stock ... High school diploma or GED * 2+ years of experience working as a machine operator preferably in a ...
System Operator/Technician - 3rd Shift
May 17
South Brunswick Township, NJ, USA
... the Human/Machine Interface (HMI) stations controlled by PLCs. · Assess system stoppages and ... Since forming in 2007, Symbotic has grown to over 700 employees in North America and supports an ...
Distribution Associate - Cranbury NJ -1:30pm-10:00pm
May 16
Cranbury, NJ, USA
... carton(s) from pallet, green rack or cart and place in designated warehouse location. · Print ... Operating Procedures, rules, established processes and Quality guidelines. · Ability to operate ...
Maintenance Electrician - $1500 Sign-On Bonus
May 4
Wharton, NJ, USA
... operating condition of industrial production or processing machinery or equipment including ... mineral waters in carton, PET, Aseptic PET, cans and glass. Focused on innovation, Refresco ...
ERI Economic Research Institute compiles the best salary, cost-of-living, and executive compensation survey data available.

Salaries By Location

Similar Job Titles

Are you an Employer?

Free Salary Assessor Product Demo
Are you an HR Professional?
Try our salary assessor and find out how much you should be paying
Explore our most popular jobs
View our most popular salary searches and other resources