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Polishing Machine Operator Salary
in Maryland, United States

$41,032 (USD)

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The average pay for a Polishing Machine Operator is $41,032 a year and $20 an hour in Maryland, United States. The average salary range for a Polishing Machine Operator is between $30,932 and $49,424. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Maryland, 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.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Polishing Machine Operator Job Listings for Maryland, United States

Deburr - 2nd Shift
Dec 7
Beltsville, Beltsville, USA
The Deburr Operator will be responsible for deburring metal coupling components. Core hours for ... machine using pre-programmed command buttons * You will perform tumbling and mechanical polishing ...