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Glass Cutter Hand Salary

$32,519 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Glass Cutter Hand is $32,519 a year and $16 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Glass Cutter Hand is between $25,010 and $38,640. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Glass Cutter Hand. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Lays out and cuts optical glass to specified dimensions and weight for molding into lens blanks, using templates, balance scale, and glass cutting tool: examines optical glass stock or molded blanks for defects, such as bubbles, cracks, and scratches, and rejects defective stock.
  • Weighs glass stock to facilitate cutting to specified weight, using balance scale.
  • Traces outline according to dimension specifications, using template.
  • Cuts glass according to pattern, using glass cutter.
  • Grinds rough edges from blank, using rotating grindstone.
Glass Cutter Hand Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians

Job family population: 30,100

Estimated population of Glass Cutter Hand jobs: 2,551

Rate of error: 3.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

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