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Operator Apparel Trimming Machine Salary

$32,545 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Operator Apparel Trimming Machine is $32,545 a year and $16 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Operator Apparel Trimming Machine is between $24,931 and $38,770. On average, a Less Than HS Degree is the highest level of education for an Operator Apparel Trimming Machine. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Trims loose threads from edges or seams of articles, such as garments, hats, linens, and surgical appliances.
  • Moves edges or seams of article over stationary cutting head equipped with vacuum attachment that draws threads between reciprocal blades to cut threads.
  • Spreads article on table or pulls article over form and guides electric hand clippers equipped with vacuum hose along edges or seams of article to cut threads.
Operator Apparel Trimming Machine Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other

Job family population: 14,610

Estimated population of Operator Apparel Trimming Machine jobs: 429

Rate of error: 8.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
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 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), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

Operator Apparel Trimming Machine Job Listings for United States

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Express Employment Professionals
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Chicopee, MA, USA
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Jun 18
Sumner, WA, USA
Composite Solutions
... operating a computer numerical control (CNC) machine; maintaining quality and safety standards ... trimming heads. * Verifies settings by measuring positions, first-run part, and sample work pieces ...
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