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General Worker Salary

$30,789 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$382

Average Bonus

Last updated: November 11, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a General Worker is $30,789 a year and $15 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a General Worker is between $23,868 and $36,397. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a General Worker. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Assists in machine manufacturing of felt goods by performing any combination of following tasks.
  • Cuts felt from feed rolls and removes rolls of processed material from machine.
  • Marks length of finished felt on tag attached to roll.
  • Lifts and positions rolls of base material and bats into feed holders of machine.
  • Hand sews or glues together roll ends to form continuous feed through machine.
  • Transfers materials by hand truck or dolly from discharge end of one machine to feed end of next.
  • Picks up scraps of material around machine and throws scraps into bins or hoppers.
  • Fills pans on machines with sizing inks.
  • Measures and dumps spray solution ingredients in mixing vats according to specifications.
  • Removes foreign particles from scoured and blended stock.
  • Lifts felt rolls from conveyors, and stacks and bundles finished felt rolls to prepare rolls for shipment or stock.
  • May assist operators to set up machine.
  • May be designated by specific activity performed or according to machine operated.
General Worker Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Helpers--Production Workers

Job family population: 402,140

Estimated population of General Worker jobs: 595

Rate of error: 2.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$35,693
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a General Worker is $30,789 a year and $15 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a General Worker is between $23,868 and $36,397. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a General Worker. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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