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Explosives Operator Salary
in Idaho, United States

$28,594 (USD)

Average Salary

$14/hr

Average Hourly

$363

Average Bonus

Last updated: February 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Explosives Operator is $28,594 a year and $14 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for an Explosives Operator is between $22,050 and $33,919. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Tends hydraulic press that compresses powder in cardboard cases for use as pyrotechnic (firework) flares and signals: places cases in mold of press and locks mold.
  • Weighs and pours specified amounts of powder into cases.
  • Pulls lever or pushes button to raise press bed and force ram into mold to compress powder in case.
  • Releases pressure and removes mold.
  • Breaks open molds with mallet and removes containers.
  • May add specified quantities of explosive powder to form igniting charge.
  • May be designated according to type of pyrotechnic loaded as press tender, incendiary grenade; press tender, smoke signal; press tender, star signal.
Explosives Operator Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 76,120

Estimated population of Explosives Operator jobs: 696

Rate of error: 2.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$33,149
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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Explosives Operator Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Performance Testing Specialist
Feb 10
Idaho Falls, United States
Battelle Energy Alliance
... explosive breaching capabilities. Contributes and participates in achieving organizational objectives to include operating the Joint Command Analytical Tactical System (JCATS), executes command post ...
Performance Testing Specialist
Feb 9
Idaho Falls, United States
Idaho National Laboratory
... explosive breaching capabilities. Contributes and participates in achieving organizational objectives to include operating the Joint Command Analytical Tactical System (JCATS), executes command post ...
Performance Testing Specialist
Feb 7
Idaho Falls, United States
Idaho National Labs
... explosive breaching capabilities. Contributes and participates in achieving organizational objectives to include operating the Joint Command Analytical Tactical System (JCATS), executes command post ...
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