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Lapping Machine Setup Operator Salary
in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

$38,481 (USD)

Average Salary

$19/hr

Average Hourly

$585

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Lapping Machine Setup Operator is $38,481 a year and $19 an hour in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. The average salary range for a Lapping Machine Setup Operator is between $28,969 and $46,390. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Lapping Machine Setup Operator. 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 lapping machines to lap surfaces of flat, cylindrical, or spherical objects or of adjacent mechanical parts to specified finish or dimensions, following specifications, tooling instructions, and standard charts, applying knowledge of lapping procedures: reads blueprint or job order for product specifications, such as dimensions, tolerances, and number of parts to be lapped, tooling instructions, such as lapping speeds and pressures, work-holding fixtures, and laps to be used.
  • Mounts laps on spindles with wrenches.
  • Positions and secures workpieces in fixture or on machine table.
  • Moves controls to set lapping speeds, tool pressure, and length of cycle and to guide action of laps against workpieces or workpieces against each other.
  • Starts machine and brushes or sprays lapping compound on laps and workpieces.
  • Inspects lapped workpiece for conformance to specifications, using instruments, such as comparator, flatness gauges, and surface plates.
  • May be assisted by machine setter in setting up machine.
  • May operate machine equipped with abrasive wheels instead of metal laps.
  • May be required to have experience with custom or production work, with particular material or product, or with machine of particular type or trade name and be designated accordingly.
Lapping Machine Setup Operator Job Prevalence in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Job family: Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 74,600

Estimated population of Lapping Machine Setup Operator jobs: 3,056

Rate of error: 2.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$44,610
5 Year Change:
16 %

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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...

Lapping Machine Setup Operator Job Listings for Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Machinist/CNC Operator
Jun 4
Coraopolis, PA, USA
Dare Enterprises Inc
... machine parts, tools and equipment. Off Shift to be determined based on experience and availability. ... setup and production. • Ability to track parts and jobs into the ERP system. • Utilizes and ...
Machinist- Trainee -- All shifts
May 17
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 ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Lapping Machine Setup Operator is $38,481 a year and $19 an hour in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. The average salary range for a Lapping Machine Setup Operator is between $28,969 and $46,390. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Lapping Machine Setup Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

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Lapping Machine Setup Operator Job Listings for Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Machinist/CNC Operator
Jun 4
Coraopolis, PA, USA
Dare Enterprises Inc
... machine parts, tools and equipment. Off Shift to be determined based on experience and availability. ... setup and production. • Ability to track parts and jobs into the ERP system. • Utilizes and ...
Machinist- Trainee -- All shifts
May 17
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 ...
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