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Operator Polishing Machine Salary
in Idaho, United States

$35,158 (USD)

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Last updated: February 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Operator Polishing Machine is $35,158 a year and $17 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for an Operator Polishing Machine is between $26,503 and $42,349. 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

  • Prepares and operates belt sanding machine to polish flat metal surfaces, such as small arms parts and metal strips.
  • Pushes button to lower drive wheel and installs abrasive belt of specified grit, using wrenches.
  • Places metal part on conveyor belt, and turns knobs to raise conveyor and bring work piece into contact with polishing belt.
  • Turns valves to regulate flow of coolant onto polishing belt and starts machine.
  • Examines first run part to determine conformance of finish to specifications and adjusts height of conveyor as indicated to achieve specified finish.
Operator Polishing Machine Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 31,390

Estimated population of Operator Polishing Machine jobs: 1,929

Rate of error: 3.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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