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Forge Helper Salary
in San Diego, California

$32,889 (USD)

Average Salary

$16/hr

Average Hourly

$408

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 16, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Forge Helper is $32,889 a year and $16 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for a Forge Helper is between $25,462 and $38,913. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Forge Helper. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Diego, California.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Performs any combination of following tasks to assist workers in forging metal products: loads bars, billets, or blooms into furnace, using hoist.
  • Transfers workpiece to and from work stations, such as furnace, hammer, and trim press, using tongs or hoist.
  • Removes scale from workpiece and dies, using broom or airhose.
  • Trims excess material from finished parts, using handsaw or bandsaw.
  • Marks material with specified information, using hammer and die.
  • Lifts dies to machine and bolts dies in place, using hoist and wrenches.
  • Loads racks, off bears conveyors, and cleans and lubricates machines.
  • May work as member of crew.
  • Loads radioactive uranium elements into furnace, using hoist.
  • May be designated according to worker assisted as drop-hammer-operator helper; extruder-operator helper; heater helper, forge; upsetter helper; or by work performed as scale shooter.
  • Performs other tasks as described under helper.
Forge Helper Job Prevalence in San Diego, California, United States

Job family: Helpers--Production Workers

Job family population: 402,140

Estimated population of Forge Helper jobs: 607

Rate of error: 2.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$38,128
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About San Diego, California

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Description: San Diego (, Spanish: [san ˈdjeɣo]; Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a city in the U.S. state of California. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,419,516 as of July 1, 2017, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the U.S. and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population...

Forge Helper Job Listings for San Diego, California

Asset Manager, Multi-Family Housing
May 7
San Diego, CA, USA
Community HousingWorks
You'll go home every night, satisfied that your work helped over 3,300 low income families and seniors statewide go to sleep in an affordable apartment that helps them forge stronger futures.
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