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Case Finisher Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$37,621 (USD)

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The average pay for a Case Finisher is $37,621 a year and $18 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Case Finisher is between $31,199 and $44,741. 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

  • Assembles and finishes suitcases and radio, jewelry, and instrument cases, and lines or covers them with material, such as leather, velvet, or satin, performing any combination of following tasks: inserts hinge wings into slots in top and bottom sections of case and secures them in grooves, using pinch pliers, or rivets, nails, or screws hinges in position.
  • Opens case and verifies lid angle, using table gauge.
  • Cuts specified material to size, using pattern and shears, or obtains precut fabric.
  • Brushes glue on area to be covered.
  • Positions material on inner or outer surfaces of case and smooths out wrinkles, using fingers.
  • Trims excess fabric from joints, seams, and edges, using knife.
  • Glues or nails bracing blocks to case and covers blocks with material.
  • Presses cushion or pad into upper and lower sections of case.
  • Examines case for misalignment of edges, and opens and closes lid to test action of hinges and spring.
  • Holds case over air nozzle and presses pedal to remove dust and lint.
  • Packs cases in shipping cartons.
  • May crimp lids to case or crimp bottoms to case frame, using pneumatic-powered crimper.
  • May repair or replace hinges, linings, and springs and be designated case repairer.
Case Finisher Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Food Processing Workers, All Other

Job family population: 43,540

Estimated population of Case Finisher jobs: 17

Rate of error: 4.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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