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Pneumatic Tool Operator Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$33,280 (USD)

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Last updated: February 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Pneumatic Tool Operator is $33,280 a year and $16 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Pneumatic Tool Operator is between $25,189 and $39,985. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Performs any of following duties involved in chipping, caulking, drilling, and riveting steelplates, beams, and other structural parts of ships under construction or repair, using pneumatic tools: caulks overlapping seams between steelplates to make seams watertight, using caulking tool.
  • Chips, cuts, trims, and bevels metal to various shapes and sizes, using handtools and pneumatic hammer.
  • Drills, reams, and countersinks rivet and bolt holes, pipe openings, or other holes in steelplate, steel beams, and angle iron, using portable drilling machines.
  • Heats rivets in forge to specified temperature.
  • Presses steel bar (dolly) against head of hot rivet while riveter, hand hydrostatically tests rivet from opposite side.
  • Tests compartments, tanks, and other watertight parts for leaks, using water and air pressure.
Pneumatic Tool Operator Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

Job family population: 22,470

Estimated population of Pneumatic Tool Operator jobs: 1,789

Rate of error: 4.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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