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Plating Equipment Tender Salary
in Columbia, South Carolina

$31,039 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$428

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Plating Equipment Tender is $31,039 a year and $15 an hour in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. The average salary range for a Plating Equipment Tender is between $23,746 and $37,008. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Columbia, South Carolina.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Tends automatic equipment that conveys objects through series of cleaning, rinsing, and electrolytic plating solutions to plate objects with metallic coating.
  • Starts equipment and regulates flow of electricity through plating solution and immersion time of objects in solutions, according to specifications.
  • Monitors automatic plating process to ensure conformance to standards.
  • Adds water or other materials to maintain specified mixture and level of cleaning, rinsing, and plating solutions.
  • Observes temperature gauges and adjusts controls to maintain specified temperatures of cleaning and rinsing solutions.
  • Lubricates moving parts of plating conveyor.
  • Cleans plating and cleaning tanks.
  • May test plating solution, using hydrometer and litmus paper, or obtain random sample of plating solutions for laboratory analysis.
  • May replace anodes and cathodes in plating equipment.
  • May fasten objects onto hooks or racks, or place objects into containers or onto conveyor attached to plating equipment.
  • May start and monitor computerized plating process.
  • May manually immerse objects into plating or rinsing solutions.
Plating Equipment Tender Job Prevalence in Columbia, South Carolina, United States

Job family: Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 37,200

Estimated population of Plating Equipment Tender jobs: 1,379

Rate of error: 3.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$35,983
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Columbia, South Carolina

Columbia Cost of Living Score:

Description: Columbia is the capital and second largest city of the U.S. state of South Carolina, with a population estimate of 134,309 as of 2016. The city serves as the county seat of Richland County, and a portion of the city extends into neighboring Lexington County. It is the center of the Columbia metropolitan statistical area, which had a population of 767,598 as of the 2010 United States Census, growing to 832,666 by July 1, 2018, according to 2018 U.S. Census estimates. This makes it the 70th largest metropolitan statistical areas in the nation, as estimated by the United States Census Bureau as of July 1, 2018. The name...

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