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Gear Milling Machine Setup Operator Salary
in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

$40,309 (USD)

Average Salary

$19/hr

Average Hourly

$629

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Gear Milling Machine Setup Operator is $40,309 a year and $19 an hour in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. The average salary range for a Gear Milling Machine Setup Operator is between $30,181 and $48,716. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Sets up and operates one or more gear milling machines to machine splines or gear teeth on metal blanks, according to machining instructions and knowledge of gear milling procedures: reads blueprints or machining instructions to determine machine settings, fixtures and milling tools to use, and gear specifications, such as dimensions and tolerances.
  • Clamps workpiece in fixture or presses it onto arbor.
  • Positions and secures cutter on spindle in relation to workpiece, using wrenches.
  • Moves levers or mounts gears in machine to set feed rates and rotation speeds of cutter and workpiece in relation to each other.
  • Starts machine, turns valve handle, and directs flow of coolant against cutter and workpiece.
  • Verifies conformance of machined gears to specifications, using micrometers, gear measuring wires, and special gear inspection equipment.
  • May compute data, such as gear dimensions and machine settings, applying knowledge of shop mathematics.
  • May machine plastics or other nonmetallic materials.
  • May be required to have experience with custom or production work, or with particular material, product, or size, type, or trade name of machine.
Gear Milling Machine Setup Operator Job Prevalence in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Job family: Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 17,820

Estimated population of Gear Milling Machine Setup Operator jobs: 1,157

Rate of error: 7.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$46,729
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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Description: Pittsburgh ( PITS-burg) is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and is the county seat of Allegheny County. A population of about 301,048 residents live within the city limits, making it the 66th-largest city in the U.S. The metropolitan population of 2,324,743 is the largest in both the Ohio Valley and Appalachia, the second-largest in Pennsylvania (behind Philadelphia), and the 27th-largest in the U.S. Pittsburgh is located in the south west of the state, at the confluence of the Allegheny, Monongahela, and Ohio rivers. Pittsburgh is known both as "the Steel City" for its more than 300...

Gear Milling Machine Setup Operator Job Listings for Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Machine Operator- Trainee -- All shifts
Jul 19
Greensburg, PA, USA
ORRCO
Machine Operator Job Duties: The Machine Operator will work in a factory setting on INDEX CNC ... setup machines and perform and record quality inspection checks among other duties through ...
Machinist/CNC Operator
Jun 4
Coraopolis, PA, USA
Dare Enterprises Inc
... milling machine, drill press, hydraulic press, band saw, and a variety of cutting tools and ... setup and production. • Ability to track parts and jobs into the ERP system. • Utilizes and ...
CNC Operator Machinist
Jun 4
Butler, PA, USA
PrideStaff
Have basic knowledge of milling and lathe machines * Good work ethic and flexibility to work ... Good discipline and cooperation with others * 1 to 3 years experience as machine operator Benefits
Machinist- Screw Machine -- All shifts
Jul 19
Greensburg, PA, USA
ORRCO
... Operator will work in a factory setting on INDEX CNC lathes & National ACME screw machines. In this role they will gain an understanding of how to read engineering prints, preset tooling, setup ...
CNC Machinist
Jun 5
New Castle, PA, USA
Express Employment Professionals - Boardman, OH
A manufacturing company in New Castle, PA is looking for an experienced CNC Machine Operator with some programming experience and the ability to run both a HAAS CNC Milling Machine as well as a ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Gear Milling Machine Setup Operator is $40,309 a year and $19 an hour in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. The average salary range for a Gear Milling Machine Setup Operator is between $30,181 and $48,716. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Gear Milling Machine Setup Operator Job Listings for Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Machine Operator- Trainee -- All shifts
Jul 19
Greensburg, PA, USA
ORRCO
Machine Operator Job Duties: The Machine Operator will work in a factory setting on INDEX CNC ... setup machines and perform and record quality inspection checks among other duties through ...
Machinist/CNC Operator
Jun 4
Coraopolis, PA, USA
Dare Enterprises Inc
... milling machine, drill press, hydraulic press, band saw, and a variety of cutting tools and ... setup and production. • Ability to track parts and jobs into the ERP system. • Utilizes and ...
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