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Drill Sharpener Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$48,229 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Drill Sharpener Operator is $48,229 a year and $23 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Drill Sharpener Operator is between $36,111 and $58,338. 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

  • Operates compressed-air or steam-driven machine to sharpen large drills, such as rock drills, used in construction, mining, quarrying, and well-drilling: places cutting end of drill in forge to heat cutting edge to increase malleability.
  • Inserts heated drill into die space on machine.
  • Starts hammering action of die to shape cutting edge of drill.
  • Stops machine and removes edged drill.
  • Tempers drill by heating it in forge and quenching it in water, brine, or oil.
Drill Sharpener Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 23,790

Estimated population of Drill Sharpener Operator jobs: 432

Rate of error: 2.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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