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

$33,441 (USD)

Average Salary

$16/hr

Average Hourly

$408

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Carton Waxing Machine Operator is $33,441 a year and $16 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Carton Waxing Machine Operator is between $31,199 and $39,463. 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

Description:
  • Operates machines to coat paper or cardboard container blanks with wax or paraffin: mounts paper roll on machine feedrack by hand or using chain hoist, or loads blanks on stacking mechanism.
  • Fills tank with wax chunks or paraffin blocks, and turns valves to regulate temperature and melt material.
  • Starts machine and adjusts controls to regulate machine feed, temperature of wax, paraffin, cooling rolls, or cold water bath, and tension of paper feed or stacking mechanism.
  • Weighs standard-size paper sheets before and after coating and calculates weight of wax, or measures thickness of coated blanks with automatic micrometer, to verify that coating meets specifications.
  • Examines blanks for uneven paraffin distribution, bubbles, spots, or other imperfections.
  • May be designated according to type of product coated as carton-waxing-machine operator.
Carton Waxing Machine Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 86,270

Estimated population of Carton Waxing Machine Operator jobs: 1,175

Rate of error: 1.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$38,767
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

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

Die Cutter Operator / Stamping / Machine Operator
May 14
Springfield, NJ, USA
Wicked Staffing Solutions
Job Title Die Cutting / Stamping / Machine Operator We are looking for a Stamp Operator / Die ... Previous experience with stamping equipment in a folding carton plant required. This is your ...
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 ...
Distribution Associate - Cranbury NJ -1:30pm-10:00pm
May 16
Cranbury, NJ, USA
Essendant
... 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 ...
Distribution Associate - Cranbury NJ -12am-8:30am
Apr 25
Cranbury, NJ, USA
Essendant
... 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 ...
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