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Cutting Machine Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$32,913 (USD)

Average Salary

$16/hr

Average Hourly

$451

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Cutting Machine Operator is $32,913 a year and $16 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Cutting Machine Operator is between $31,199 and $38,807. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Cutting Machine Operator. 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:
  • Tends machine equipped with electric knife or rotary shear that cuts cloth into specified lengths and folds lengths for use in making bags: places roll of cloth on brackets of machine and threads cloth between feed rollers or sews cloth to leader in machine, using portable sewing machine.
  • Cuts cloth, using either of following methods: (1) moves slotted bar specified distance from folding bar to obtain length of cut and tightens setscrew to secure bar.
  • Starts machine that moves cloth over slotted bar.
  • Pushes electric knife along slot to cut cloth into lengths. (2) changes gears of machine, using wrenches, or turns dial to set feeding speed of machine that controls length of cut.
  • Starts machine that automatically cuts cloth into lengths, folds lengths, and deposits folded cloth on catch-bar of machine.
  • Periodically removes folded cloth accumulated on catch-bar and stacks cloth on handtruck.
  • Measures cloth lengths, using rule.
  • Records yardage cut.
  • May be designated according to type of bag cut as cotton-bag-cutting-machine operator; jute-bag-cutting-machine operator; waterproof-bag-cutting-machine operator.
Cutting Machine Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 14,150

Estimated population of Cutting Machine Operator jobs: 993

Rate of error: 3.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$38,155
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

Cutting 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 Cutting Operator to join our growing team. You will be offered a competitive salary a generous benefits ...
Production Machine Operator
May 3
Flemington, NJ, USA
Johanna Foods, Inc.
Johanna Foods Inc. is seeking Production Machine Operators to work at its Flemington, NJ plant. ... boxes, all using cutting-edge technologies and only the freshest, highest quality ingredients.
Machine Operator | Equipment | Laser, Embroidery, Vinyl, Heat Press
Apr 9
Syosset, NY, USA
MonogramOnline
CO2 Laser Engraving Machine, Embroidery Machine, Heat Press and Vinyl Cutter. Experience a plus not required, willing to train the right candidate for long-term success. Responsibilities: * Prepare ...
CNC Machine Setup & Operator
May 14
Lincoln Park, NJ, USA
COMPANY CONFIDENTIAL
The CNC Machine Setup & Operator will have experiences in part setup, cutting tools, proper machine operations and complete first part inspection reports. Maintaining dimensional part accuracy ...
Sewing Machine Operator
Apr 30
Lakewood, NJ, USA
Blinds To Go
Sewing Machine Operator/Seamstress/Tailor Member of small production team which is responsible for sewing fabrics for Roman shades, draperies, and various other window treatments, cutting, pleating ...
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