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

$34,960 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Carton Packaging Machine Operator is $34,960 a year and $17 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Carton Packaging Machine Operator is between $31,199 and $41,398. 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 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 New York-Manhattan, New York, 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 %


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

Line Workers & Packaging Machine Operators
May 9
Dayton, NJ, USA
Line Workers & Packaging Machine Operators 1ST & 2 ND. Shift (So. Brunswick, NJ, USA) IMMEDIATE OPENINGS -MONDAY TO FRIDAY SOME SATURDAYS REQUIRED FULL TIME WORK 2 ND. SHIFT 330 PM - 12 MIDNIGHT Line ...
Pharmaceutical Machine Operator
May 5
Somerset, NJ, USA
Ajulia Executive Search
Packaging Machine Operator 1st (6am-2:00pm) 2nd shift (2:00pm - 10:00pm) Somerset, NJ Join our client's team as a Pharmaceutical Machine Operator! This position is full time, 1st shift and 2nd shift ...
Printing Operator / Printing Loader
May 14
Springfield, NJ, USA
Wicked Staffing Solutions
This is your opportunity to be part of an industry leader in printing, folding carton and packaging ... Empty trash bins, sweep around the machine, pick up empty pallets around printing department and ...
Line Lead/Machine Operator
Apr 30
Englewood, NJ, USA
Stratas Foods
The Line Lead/Machine Operator will be responsible for leading group working activities to optimize ... packaging, batch maker, documentation, etc. · Operate all machinery/equipment in the area of ...
Warehouse Machine Operator
May 17
Hauppauge, NY, USA
Growing Company
Major Consumer packaged Goods corporation is seeking Machine Line Operators to work at a major consumer packaged goods corporation in Hauppauge, NY. Qualified candidates should have Consumer Packaged ...
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