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Choke Setter Salary
in Alabama, United States

$43,670 (USD)

Average Salary

$21/hr

Average Hourly

$1,183

Average Bonus

Last updated: March 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Choke Setter is $43,670 a year and $21 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Choke Setter is between $32,209 and $53,223. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Fastens choker cables around logs for yarding from cutting area to landing: pulls choker cables from tractor winch or main-line of yarding machine, passes ball (one end) under and around log, and secures end to bell (sliding fastener) to form noose.
  • May clear brush and earth from under log, using ax and shovel.
  • May assist rigging slinger in installing and dismantling rigging of high lead or similar yarding system.
  • May be designated cat hooker in tractor yarding.
Choke Setter Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Logging Workers, All Other

Job family population: 3,290

Estimated population of Choke Setter jobs: 1,350

Rate of error: 7.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$50,626
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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Choke Setter Job Listings for Alabama, United States

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