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Operator Machine Setup Salary
in Dallas, Texas

$43,460 (USD)

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Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Operator Machine Setup is $43,460 a year and $21 an hour in Dallas, Texas, United States. The average salary range for an Operator Machine Setup is between $32,320 and $52,746. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Operator Machine Setup. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Dallas, Texas.

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Job Summary

  • Prepares and operates machine tools, such as lathes, milling machines, boring machines, and grinders, to machine metallic and nonmetallic work pieces according to specifications, tooling instructions, and standard charts, applying knowledge of machining methods.
  • Reads blueprint or job order for product specifications, such as dimensions and tolerances, and tooling instructions, such as fixtures, feed rates, cutting speeds, and depth of cut, and ascertains sequence of operations.
Operator Machine Setup Job Prevalence in Dallas, Texas, United States

Job family: Machinists

Job family population: 378,320

Estimated population of Operator Machine Setup jobs: 19,022

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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About Dallas, Texas

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Description: Dallas (), officially the City of Dallas, is a city in the U.S. state of Texas and the seat of Dallas County, with portions extending into Collin, Denton, Kaufman and Rockwall counties. With an estimated 2018 population of 1,345,047, it is the ninth most-populous city in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. It is also the eighteenth most-populous city in North America as of 2015. Located in North Texas, the city of Dallas is the main core of the largest metropolitan area in the Southern United States and the largest inland metropolitan area in the U.S. that lacks any navigable link to the sea...

Operator Machine Setup Job Listings for Dallas, Texas

Injection Molding Machine Operator
Jun 17
Grand Prairie, TX, USA
The Injection Mold Machine Operator "A" will be responsible for the plastics injection molding ... setup experience. Good communication and organizational skills. Must be able to work any shift.
CNC Setup Operator - Swiss Weekend Shift
Jun 7
Addison, TX, USA
... Operator at its Corporate office in Addison, TX. Job Summary Responsible for the efficient setup ... Responsible for machining of appropriate jobs in the order needed to meet production schedules.
Machine Operator
May 20
Coppell, TX, USA
NESC Staffing, Corp
Machine Operator Ad: This position requires an employee to setup, maintain, operate, and ... troubleshoot a variety of different manufacturing equipment. Principal Duties: · Read job orders. ...
Machine Operator for Printing Company!
Jun 10
Coppell, TX, USA
American Management Staffing
... setup, folding, camera adjustment, other finishing, metering and mailing. Non-Month End Hours (7:30 ... operating the machinery required APPLY NOW TO BE CONSIDERED!!! Company Description American ...
Machine Operator - 3rd Shift
May 23
Dallas, TX, USA
... setup and troubleshooting as needed. (5%) Additional Responsibilities : · Adhere to housekeeping standards. · Support and comply with safety and security policies to promote a healthy work ...
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