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Laser Beam Trim Operator Salary

$40,456 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Laser Beam Trim Operator is $40,456 a year and $19 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Laser Beam Trim Operator is between $30,456 and $48,729. 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

  • Operates computer-controlled laser machine to trim excess material from electronic components according to specifications.
  • Reads production sheet to determine specified operation code, and enters commands, using control console, to retrieve programmed instructions.
  • Inserts electronic component into holding fixture of laser machine, using tweezers, and presses console buttons to actuate laser beam that automatically trims excess metal and glass from component.
  • Observes light indicator on control panel or monitor to determine if component meets specifications.
Laser Beam Trim Operator Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 144,660

Estimated population of Laser Beam Trim Operator jobs: 16,198

Rate of error: 1.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Laser Beam Trim Operator Job Listings for United States

CNC Machine Operators
May 8
Elkhorn, WI, USA
Complete Staff - Elkhorn
Examine electronic components for defects or completeness of laser-beam trimming, using microscopes. ... OPERATOR REQUIREMENTS: * Must be able to inspect parts & revise CNC program as required. * Must ...
Laser Operator
May 22
Plymouth, MN, USA
Kelly Services
Operators will cute and weld metal using laser beam technology. No experience required and this is NOT a cleanroom environment. Casual dress code, play music on the production floor. Location
Laser Operator / Laser Programmer / Multi Axis
Mar 4
Jackson, MI, USA
Technique, Inc.
Romer Arms 9. Produce red/green scans quickly to utilize for trim changes. 10. Lifting of heavy ... and laser cut tubing to hundreds of companies around the U.S. and the world. Technique's skilled ...
Lead Operator Technical Associate-National Ignition Facility
Apr 8
Livermore, United States
Lawrence Livermore National Security
Lead Operator Technical Associate-National Ignition Facility Location: Livermore, CA Category ... laser alignment, beam characterization, data collection, shot operations, and maintenance ...
Fiber Laser Engineering Technician
May 12
Vancouver, WA, USA
... of operators, * maintain equipment, organize materials and supplies, * help to ensure safe ... or beam profilers, spectrum analyzers, etc. * Familiarity with mechanical drawings and basic ...
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