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Metal Spraying Machine Operator Crucible Gun Salary
in Idaho, United States

$30,217 (USD)

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Last updated: February 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Metal Spraying Machine Operator Crucible Gun is $30,217 a year and $15 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Metal Spraying Machine Operator Crucible Gun is between $23,148 and $35,998. 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 metal spraying machine to bond protective or decorative coatings to metal objects: positions workpieces into holding fixtures of conveyor.
  • Attaches nozzle onto spray gun and positions gun at specified distance from workpiece.
  • Connects hoses from gun to air compressor and fuel tanks.
  • Threads end from roll of specified wire through gun.
  • Turns knobs and levers to synchronize speed of wire feed, air pressure, and specified flow of oxygen and fuel.
  • Turns knobs and installs gears to set conveyor speed and holding device.
  • Ignites gun to melt emerging wire at nozzle and presses button or turns handle to release compressed air which atomizes and sprays molten metal onto surface of workpiece.
  • Inspects workpieces for coating defects and removes finished pieces from conveyor.
  • May install gears to accommodate larger workpieces.
  • May operate sandblasting equipment to roughen and clean surface of workpieces sandblaster.
  • May preheat workpieces in oven.
  • May be designated according to type of equipment used as metal-spraying-machine operator, crucible gun.
Metal Spraying Machine Operator Crucible Gun Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 37,200

Estimated population of Metal Spraying Machine Operator Crucible Gun jobs: 3,372

Rate of error: 3.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Metal Spraying Machine Operator Crucible Gun Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Welder | Metal Fabricator
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Boise, ID, USA
LaborMax Staffing
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Warehouse Production Skilled Worker plus 500 sign on bonus
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Principal Systems Engineer II (Unix/Linux) with Security Clearance
Feb 20
Pocatello, United States
Buchanan and Edwards
... operating system, but for all support libraries, components and application dependencies. * Serve as the advanced knowledge expert for all Linux * Create and maintain bare-metal and virtual machines ...
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