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Insulating Machine Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$40,722 (USD)

Average Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly

$525

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Insulating Machine Operator is $40,722 a year and $20 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for an Insulating Machine Operator is between $31,199 and $48,719. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Insulating Machine Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Operates machine to wind insulating material, such as tape, yarn, and cloth around electric wire and cable: loads reel of wire onto machine spindle and threads wire between metal and felt cleaning strips, through tank of liquid adhesive, and through taping mechanism.
  • Fastens wire to takeup reel.
  • Winds end of insulating material around wire and starts machine.
  • Observes automatic wrapping of material around wire to detect broken or loose wrapping or uneven winding of wire on reel.
  • Stops machine to repair breaks, adjust guides, and replenish supply of insulating material and liquid adhesive.
  • Forms continuous wire by clamping ends of wire to be joined in electrodes of electric brazing torch, turning on current, and holding filler rod to heated wire ends.
  • Measures wire with micrometer to determine that insulation meets specifications.
  • Wraps paper around full wire reels, attaches identification tag, and lifts reel from machine.
  • May operate machine, equipped with winding device, to wrap protective metal strip over insulation.
  • May thread insulated wire through melted paraffin and polishing wipers to make insulation waterproof.
  • May be designated according to insulating material applied as paper-wrapping-machine operator; varnish-cambric-covering-machine operator; or type of machine operated as double-lay-winder-and-paraffin-unit operator; tandem-taping-and-paper-wrapping-machine operator.
Insulating Machine Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Food Processing Workers, All Other

Job family population: 43,540

Estimated population of Insulating Machine Operator jobs: 10

Rate of error: 4.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$47,208
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

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