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Machine Cleaner Salary
in Alexandria, Virginia

$26,239 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Machine Cleaner is $26,239 a year and $13 an hour in Alexandria, Virginia, United States. The average salary range for a Machine Cleaner is between $20,901 and $30,377. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Machine Cleaner. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alexandria, Virginia.

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Job Summary

  • Cleans dust, dirt, grease, and lint from machines and auxiliary equipment, such as tanks and pipelines, in industrial plant or aboard ship, using cleaning solutions, waste, rags, waterhose, pumps, lint vacuum system, airhose, brushes, and scraping tools: cleans screen on lint vacuum system and replaces worn screen.
  • May clean plant sewage treatment system and water supply wells.
  • May remove machine guards and accessories, using handtools.
  • May paint exposed surfaces of machines to prevent rust.
  • May oil moving parts or wearing surfaces.
  • May clean floors around machine, using broom or vacuum cleaner.
  • May be designated according to machine or part of machine cleaned as bottle-packing-machine cleaner; creel cleaner; opening-machine cleaner; pin cleaner; rack cleaner; shafting cleaner.
  • May be designated: card cleaner; guide-rail cleaner; loom blower.
Machine Cleaner Job Prevalence in Alexandria, Virginia, United States

Job family: Cleaners of Vehicles and Equipment

Job family population: 373,290

Estimated population of Machine Cleaner jobs: 7,044

Rate of error: 1.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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About Alexandria, Virginia

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Description: Alexandria is an independent city in the Commonwealth of Virginia in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 139,966, and in 2016, the population was estimated to be 160,530. Located along the western bank of the Potomac River, Alexandria is approximately 7 miles (11 km) south of downtown Washington, D.C. Like the rest of Northern Virginia, as well as Central Maryland, modern Alexandria has been influenced by its proximity to the U.S. capital. It is largely populated by professionals working in the federal civil service, in the U.S. military, or for one of the many private companies which contract...

Machine Cleaner Job Listings for Alexandria, Virginia

EDM Machinist
May 23
Command technolgy inc
... electrode regressing and machine cleaning · Write or edit programs for precision machinery Basic Qualifications: Knowledge of EDM manufacturing processes, procedures and production ...
Night Cleaner, Bathroom Cleaner & Floor Tech
Jun 6
Columbia, MD, USA
The Wilburn Company
Bathroom Cleaner must be able to communicate with the Supervisor and follow all Company Policies Floor Tech must be able to use all of the machines. He/She must be able to buff, strip & wax, shampoo ...
Maintenance Mechanic (1st & 2nd shift Openings)
Jun 12
Hunt Valley, MD, USA
Repair, rebuild, adjust, inspect and monitor production and/or facility related equipment and machinery. * Clean and lubricate parts/equipment to ensure proper operation. * Operate a variety of hand ...
Machine Mechanic
Jun 13
Arlington, VA, USA
Elgen Staffing
Our candidate of choice should have experience in troubleshooting, repairing and machine ... Preventive Maintenance - Inspection, adjustment, cleaning, replacement and prepare follow-up CM ...
Machine Operator Second Shift
Jun 17
Cockeysville, MD, USA
... with the machine performance and/or product quality. · Performs routine set up, operation ... May perform clean up functions in sterilized areas · Demonstrates the ability to follow ...
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