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Nozzle Worker Salary
in Rhode Island, United States

$66,961 (USD)

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Last updated: March 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Nozzle Worker is $66,961 a year and $32 an hour in Rhode Island, United States. The average salary range for a Nozzle Worker is between $48,297 and $82,426. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Rhode Island, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Mines precious metals from sand and gravel by placer method: constructs inclined trough (sluice box) with riffles or cleats at bottom.
  • Shovels ore-bearing sand or gravel into stream of water running through sluice box and observes operation to ensure that loose metals are being caught behind riffles.
  • Removes obstructions and repairs leaks.
  • Diverts flow of water and scoops out accumulated metals.
  • May use high-pressure water system to wash sand and gravel into sluices and be designated nozzle worker; placer miner, hydraulic.
Nozzle Worker Job Prevalence in Rhode Island, United States

Job family: Helpers--Extraction Workers

Job family population: 15,280

Estimated population of Nozzle Worker jobs: 553

Rate of error: 4.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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