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Nailing Machine Operator Salary
in Montana, United States

$25,987 (USD)

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Last updated: March 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Nailing Machine Operator is $25,987 a year and $12 an hour in Montana, United States. The average salary range for a Nailing Machine Operator is between $20,277 and $30,561. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Montana, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Sets up and operates machines to drive nails into boards to fasten wood assemblies, such as boxes, furniture frames, crates, and pallets, and to nail lids on boxes: spaces nail chucks and rails according to specifications and turns setscrews to fasten chucks to rails.
  • Turns wheel to raise or lower table according to size of pieces to be nailed.
  • Fills hopper with nails.
  • Fastens or adjusts stops and jigs on machine table to facilitate positioning of material to be nailed.
  • Starts machine, positions boards on table under chucks, and depresses pedal to drive nails into boards.
  • May move levers to control nail feed and turn knobs to position nail setting heads.
  • May be designated according to part nailed as bottom nailer; cleat nailer; frame nailer; strap nailer; or according to type of machine as lidding-machine operator.
Nailing Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Montana, United States

Job family: Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

Job family population: 79,650

Estimated population of Nailing Machine Operator jobs: 2,886

Rate of error: 2.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Nailing Machine Operator Job Listings for Montana, United States

Laborer Journey Person
Mar 14
Sidney, MT, USA
Signal equipment operators to facilitate alignment, movement and adjustment of machinery, equipment ... nails, or bolts. * Clean and prepare construction sites to eliminate possible hazards, while ...
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