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Lead Handler Salary
in Atlanta, Georgia

$28,886 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Lead Handler is $28,886 a year and $14 an hour in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. The average salary range for a Lead Handler is between $22,363 and $34,147. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Job Summary

  • Performs any combination of following duties in shot tower to facilitate production of small arms ammunition: unloads lead pigs from freight car and conveys and stacks them, using electric forklift truck.
  • Loads specified proportions of lead and antimony-lead pigs onto conveyor, using electric hoist.
  • Opens and closes valves, using metal hook, to direct conveyor flow of scrap shot to designated storage bins at top of shot tower.
  • Lights fires under lead melting kettles and dross converter.
  • Dumps or shovels scrap lead or dross into kettles or converter.
  • Skims dross from molten lead, using skimming ladle.
  • Removes dross from converter, using rake and hoe.
Lead Handler Job Prevalence in Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Job family: Helpers--Production Workers

Job family population: 402,140

Estimated population of Lead Handler jobs: 535

Rate of error: 2.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Atlanta, Georgia

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Description: Atlanta () is the capital and most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia. With an estimated 2018 population of 498,044, it is also the 37th most-populous city in the United States. The city serves as the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5.9 million people and the ninth-largest metropolitan area in the nation. Atlanta is the seat of Fulton County, the most populous county in Georgia. A small portion of the city extends eastward into neighboring DeKalb County. Atlanta was originally founded as the terminating stop of a major state-sponsored railroad. With rapid expansion,...

Lead Handler Job Listings for Atlanta, Georgia

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Apr 2
McDonough, GA, USA
CEVA Logistics
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Shipping Material Handler
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Peachtree City, GA, USA
Ajulia Executive Search
Shipping Material Handler 7am-3:30pm Peachtree City, GA Join our client's team as an Shipping ... Our reputation for providing quality service has lead to over 4000 satisfied clients. Our team has ...
HVAC Lead Installer
Jun 14
Jonesboro, GA, USA
Coolray Heating and Cooling, LLC
Air Conditioners & Heat Pumps, Furnaces & Air Handlers, Duct Work & Zone Systems, Thermostats, Air Filters/filtration Systems, Low and high voltage wiring. The prospective candidate must be able to ...
Material Handler Warehouse 2nd Shift
May 21
Alpharetta, GA, USA
Wagner - Lawrenceville
... lead/supervisor with other duties as assigned Follow ISO procedures Responsible for data entry and record keeping as per work instructions Lifts up to 40 lbs, "GOOD ATTENDENCE" as per company ...
Production Worker/Material Handler
May 19
Cartersville, GA, USA
Committed Personnel Inc.
Willingness to follow instructions of the team lead in the rework quality department. * Familiarity and comfortability using machinery to complete described tasks * Prior manufacturing experience
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