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Machinist Wood Salary
in Idaho, United States

$31,315 (USD)

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Last updated: April 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Machinist Wood is $31,315 a year and $15 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Machinist Wood is between $23,893 and $37,401. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Sets up and operates variety of woodworking machines to surface, cut, and shape lumber, and to fabricate parts for wood products, such as doors, door and window frames, furniture, and sashes, according to specifications: selects, installs, and adjusts saw blades, cutterheads, boring bits, and sanding belts in respective machines, using handtools and rule.
  • Starts machine and makes trial cut.
  • Operates machines to saw cut-off-saw operator i; ripsaw operator; variety-saw operator; to smooth and shape lumber and wood parts planer operator; shaper operator; to cut tenons and mortises in woodstock tenoner operator; mortising-machine operator; to bore holes boring-machine operator; to cut slots, grooves, and designs in woodstock router operator; and to sand lumber, woodstock, and parts molding sander; cylinder-sander operator; sander, machine.
  • Periodically verifies dimensions of parts for adherence to specifications, using gauges and templates.
  • May assemble fabricated parts to make millwork products, such as doors, sashes, and door and window frames.
  • May sharpen machine cutting heads, using handtools and grinder.
  • May be designated according to products as door maker; frame maker; sash maker.
Machinist Wood Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters

Job family population: 97,820

Estimated population of Machinist Wood jobs: 18,851

Rate of error: 1.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Machinist Wood Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Production (Pallet Repair) $15.00/hour Training pay. 70 piece rate
Apr 1
Caldwell, ID, USA
The positions available under Skilled Warehouse Production Worker are Machine Pallet Sort, Industrial Painter, Band saw Operator, Quality Auditor, and Wood Pallet Repairer. These positions require ...
Journeyman Carpenter - Commercial Construction
Apr 10
Coeur d'Alene, ID, USA
... machines, hand tools, or power tools. · Assembling and fastening materials to make frameworks or props, using hand tools and wood screws, nails, dowel pins, or glue. · Removing damaged or defective ...
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