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Handhole Machine Operator Salary
in Alabama, United States

$38,812 (USD)

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Last updated: March 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Handhole Machine Operator is $38,812 a year and $19 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Handhole Machine Operator is between $28,942 and $47,026. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Sets up and operates single- or multiple-spindle routing machine to cut slots, grooves, designs, or recesses in woodstock: studies blueprints, drawings, or samples and written specifications to ascertain size, depth, and location of cuts to be made.
  • Selects and installs router bits in spindle chucks according to specifications, using chuck key.
  • Spaces spindles on shaft at specified intervals, using wrenches, and turns handwheels or sets stops to regulate depth of cut.
  • Clamps stock to jig, inserts pin in guidehole of machine table, and places jig over guide pin, or clamps part to movable table of machine.
  • Starts machine and presses pedal to raise table and feed stock into rotating bits.
  • Moves stock under bits, following guides, lines, or slots in jig, to cut specified slots, designs, grooves, or recesses in stock.
  • Measures dimensions of processed woodstock to verify conformance to specifications, using ruler, gauges, or calipers.
  • May be designated according to machine operated as multiple-spindle-router operator; or according to cut made as handhole-machine operator.
Handhole Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

Job family population: 79,650

Estimated population of Handhole Machine Operator jobs: 2,827

Rate of error: 2.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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