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Carton Packaging Machine Operator Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$27,640 (USD)

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Last updated: February 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Carton Packaging Machine Operator is $27,640 a year and $13 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Carton Packaging Machine Operator is between $21,342 and $32,730. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Tends machine that packs and seals packaged tobacco products into cartons: examines packaged products on conveyor to detect defects, such as defective folds or seams in wrappers or tear tape, offcentered stamps, or dents in cans.
  • Removes defective packages and notifies cigarette-packing-machine operator or tobacco-packing-machine operator.
  • Observes flow of cartons into machine and removes defective cartons.
  • Notifies machine adjuster of machine malfunction.
  • May form and place cartons on machine.
  • May turn setscrews to set carton-holding guides to accommodate cartons of various sizes.
  • May be known according to product packaged as cigarette-boxing-machine operator.
  • Workers who package product by hand are classified under packer.
Carton Packaging Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 392,910

Estimated population of Carton Packaging Machine Operator jobs: 9,497

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


Education data not available for this job


Carton Packaging Machine Operator Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

Machine Operator
Jan 10
Wakefield, NE, USA
Michael Foods
This position is responsible for overseeing dryer packagers, accurately record the readings ... Knows and understands the adjustments needed for air flow, solids, scales, machines, agglomerated ...
Machine Operator
Dec 10
Omaha, NE, USA
Express Employment Professionals
Duties will include machine operation, pooling, packaging and palletizing. Qualified candidates must be able to lift up to 50 lbs regularly as well as clean and organize areas of the warehouse. First ...
Production Support (A)
Jan 2
Seward, NE, USA
KapStone Paper and Packaging
All Production Support positions start at entry level, assisting machine operators and various ... A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business ...
Production Manager
Jan 17
Omaha, NE, USA
First Data Corporation
May include manually inserting collateral into envelopes, mailing packages, feeding and unloading ... To learn more about this position, watch this VIDEO about a day in the life of a Machine Operator
Mfg Administration - Engineer, Industrial/ Lean Process; Salaried
Jan 22
Omaha, NE, USA
William H Harvey Company
Position Summary This position is responsible to improve machines, tools, equipment and processes ... Collaborate with associates and leadership to implement operating procedures, resolve system ...
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