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Melter Salary

$42,411 (USD)

Average Salary

$20/hr

Average Hourly

$683

Average Bonus

Last updated: November 22, 2019

The average pay for a Melter is $42,411 a year and $20 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Melter is between $31,626 and $51,387. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Melts gold, or gold and silver alloys, using furnace, electric heating unit, or torch, and pours molten metal into ingot molds to prepare metal for use in making jewelry.
Melter Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 17,670

Estimated population of Melter jobs: 1,932

Rate of error: 4.1%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$49,167
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Melter Job Listings for United States

EAF Melter
Oct 27
Fairfield, AL, USA
US Steel
S. Steel has an immediate opening for a Melter to perform all operations necessary to melt scrap metal and additives to produce molten steel to specifications in an Electric Arc Furnace (EAF) The ...
Melter Helper
Sep 26
Long Beach, CA, USA
Doncasters
Are you an experienced Vacuum Melter in a foundry environment? Do you have a flexible and adaptable approach? At Doncasters we have a unique opportunity for a Melter Helper to join our team at ...
Gelatin Operator 2nd shift
Nov 13
Vista, CA, USA
Captek Softgel International, Inc.
Gelatin Tech will blend formulated materials in the melter as per procedures. Will be responsible for ensuring that colors-mix is measured and mixed properly as per batch ticket. Also, the ...
Machine Operator
Oct 28
American Canyon, CA, USA
SelectStaffing
Fulfill the current daily goal in the company for the melter area of ??fats. * Validate type of fat to melt * Select the correct destination tank to where the melted fat will be sent. * Monitoring of ...
Melting & Powders 2nd shift
Oct 31
American Canyon, CA, USA
SelectStaffing
Fulfill the current daily goal in the company for the melter area of ??fats. * Validate type of fat to melt * Select the correct destination tank to where the melted fat will be sent. * Monitoring of ...

The average pay for a Melter is $42,411 a year and $20 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Melter is between $31,626 and $51,387. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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S. Steel has an immediate opening for a Melter to perform all operations necessary to melt scrap metal and additives to produce molten steel to specifications in an Electric Arc Furnace (EAF) The ...
Melter Helper
Sep 26
Long Beach, CA, USA
Doncasters
Are you an experienced Vacuum Melter in a foundry environment? Do you have a flexible and adaptable approach? At Doncasters we have a unique opportunity for a Melter Helper to join our team at ...
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