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Flame Spraying Machine Operator Automatic Salary
in Alabama, United States

$29,943 (USD)

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Last updated: March 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Flame Spraying Machine Operator Automatic is $29,943 a year and $14 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Flame Spraying Machine Operator Automatic is between $22,937 and $35,670. 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

  • Sets up and operates metal spraying machine to bond protective or decorative coatings to metal objects: positions workpieces into holding fixtures of conveyor.
  • Attaches nozzle onto spray gun and positions gun at specified distance from workpiece.
  • Connects hoses from gun to air compressor and fuel tanks.
  • Threads end from roll of specified wire through gun.
  • Turns knobs and levers to synchronize speed of wire feed, air pressure, and specified flow of oxygen and fuel.
  • Turns knobs and installs gears to set conveyor speed and holding device.
  • Ignites gun to melt emerging wire at nozzle and presses button or turns handle to release compressed air which atomizes and sprays molten metal onto surface of workpiece.
  • Inspects workpieces for coating defects and removes finished pieces from conveyor.
  • May install gears to accommodate larger workpieces.
  • May operate sandblasting equipment to roughen and clean surface of workpieces sandblaster.
  • May preheat workpieces in oven.
  • May be designated according to type of equipment used as metal-spraying-machine operator, crucible gun.
Flame Spraying Machine Operator Automatic Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 37,200

Estimated population of Flame Spraying Machine Operator Automatic jobs: 3,372

Rate of error: 3.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Flame Spraying Machine Operator Automatic Job Listings for Alabama, United States

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AOI Operator - 4426376
Feb 13
Madison, AL, USA
Automation Personnel Services
Is now hiring for AOI Operator in Madison, AL. Job Description ... Qualified candidates will operate a OI (Automatic Optical Inspection) machine which includes ...
Coating Operator
Mar 4
Opelika, AL, USA
Pharmavite LLC
Responsible for operating automatic equipment that mixes coating solutions and coats vitamin ... tablets into the coating machine. * Calibrates controls on equipment to ensure proper volume ...
Production Assembly Honda
Mar 7
Lincoln, AL, USA
Elwood Staffing
Operating power tools * Painting * Welding * Possibility of operating manual and automatic ... Previous manufacturing, production, assembly, industrial machine operator, warehouse, logistics or ...
Maintenance Technician (Millwright)
Feb 8
Lanett, AL, USA
... machinery, and tools in good operating condition; diagnose problems and work in many varied and ... repairs or installation of automatic electrical and electronic controls. Duties and ...
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