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Machinist Wood Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$40,504 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Machinist Wood is $40,504 a year and $19 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Machinist Wood is between $31,199 and $48,375. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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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 New York-Manhattan, New York, 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 New York-Manhattan, New York

Outside Sales
May 9
Wood-Ridge, NJ, USA
Allwood Machinery
Company Description We are a family run woodworking machinery company. We are a B2B company that sells to manufacturers of wood products including kitchen cabinets, closets, etc.
Universal Banker (Wood-Ridge - Branch Transformation)
Apr 26
Wood Ridge, United States
Valley National Bancorp
Ability to utilize technology such as Teller Scanning Equipment, Cash Recycling and Cash Dispensing machines and support customers in the use of Coin Machines. * Ensures adequacy of Branch cash for ...
Woodworker Supervisor
May 15
Brooklyn, NY, USA
Empire Cabinet & Marble
... wood shop management or other related fields · Familiarity with schematics and technical drawings · Familiarity with manufacturing machinery and equipment · Ability to handle physical workload · ...
Glazier - 5 yrs exp
May 9
New York, United States
Job Trim
... wood and\or metal structures and framework - Experience with operating various mechanical and electrical machinery and equipment in the glass shop such as: finger grip machines, polishing, and ...
Custom Color Maker
Mar 24
Passaic, NJ, USA
Abbot Paint & Varnish
Our Wood Coatings Business Unit is the leading supplier of wood coatings for furniture, flooring ... Ensure colorants are stocked in machines j. Inform Inventory Manager about need to order new ...
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