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Forge Helper Salary
in Portland, Oregon

$32,660 (USD)

Average Salary

$16/hr

Average Hourly

$405

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Forge Helper is $32,660 a year and $16 an hour in Portland, Oregon, United States. The average salary range for a Forge Helper is between $25,284 and $38,641. 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 Portland, Oregon.

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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 Portland, Oregon, 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:
$37,862
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About Portland, Oregon

Portland Cost of Living Score:

Description: Portland is the largest and most populous city in the U.S. state of Oregon and the seat of Multnomah County. It is a major port in the Willamette Valley region of the Pacific Northwest, at the confluence of the Willamette and Columbia rivers. As of 2018, Portland had an estimated population of 653,115, making it the 25th most populated city in the United States, and the second-most populous in the Pacific Northwest (after Seattle). Approximately 2.4 million people live in the Portland metropolitan statistical area (MSA), making it the 25th most populous MSA in the United States. Its Combined Statistical Area (CSA...

Forge Helper Job Listings for Portland, Oregon

Addiction Medicine Physician
Jun 4
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Business Development Manager
May 16
Lake Oswego, OR, USA
BBSI
... forge a successful, long-term partnership. Because this role represents the BBSI brand to lead ... BBSI's partnerships help business owners to focus on their business by eliminating organizational ...
Whats special about Northwest Permanente?
Jun 1
Portland, United States
Kaiser Permanente - Northwest - Northwest Permanente
C., health care specialists in all disciplines will discover opportunities to forge their own ... that help create the best possible work experience. Excellent Opportunities When you choose a ...
Hospitalist-Nocturnist
May 8
Salem, USA
Northwest Permanente, P.C.
C., health care specialists in all disciplines will discover opportunities to forge their own ... that help create the best possible work experience. Excellent Opportunities When you choose a ...
Director of Operations
Jun 4
Cascade Locks, OR, USA
Thunder Island Brewing
... forging strategic partnerships. The Operations Manager will serve a critical leadership role at ... Proven coaching and leadership skills that will inspire staff, and help identify and grow potential ...
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