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Pig Machine Operator Salary

$40,272 (USD)

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Last updated: May 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Pig Machine Operator is $40,272 a year and $19 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Pig Machine Operator is between $30,276 and $48,590. 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

  • Operates pig machine to pour molten iron into molds to cast pig iron: starts conveyor that positions mold under spout of pig-machine ladle.
  • Moves controls to tilt ladle, allowing molten iron to flow into mold.
  • Observes filling operation to detect sticking of molten iron to inside of molds, and signals lime mixer tender to spray additional lime on walls of molds.
  • Performs maintenance, such as relining iron runners, repairing pig machine chains, and replacing broken molds, using handtools, bars, and jib crane.
Pig Machine Operator Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 154,860

Estimated population of Pig Machine Operator jobs: 1,564

Rate of error: 1.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Pig Machine Operator Job Listings for United States

Senior Software Engineer - Machine Learning
Mar 26
Bellevue, WA, USA
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... operating high traffic web services and platforms * Familiarity with frameworks such as MLlib ... Experience with Spark, Hadoop, Pig, MapReduce technologies * Excellent written and verbal ...
Senior / Lead Software Developer (Backend / Middle Tier)
Mar 12
Bellevue, United States
... Hive, Pig, Spark, Mongo, etc. Predictive Analytics Machine Learning Experience with Infrastructure, Hardware, Operating Systems, and Security Debug production issues across services and multiple ...
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