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Polishing Machine Operator Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$34,585 (USD)

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Last updated: February 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Polishing Machine Operator is $34,585 a year and $17 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Polishing Machine Operator is between $26,071 and $41,658. 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

  • 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.
Polishing Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

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

Job family population: 31,390

Estimated population of Polishing Machine Operator jobs: 1,929

Rate of error: 3.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Polishing Machine Operator Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

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Feb 20
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Sol's Jewelry and Loan
Repairs, reshapes, and restyles jewelry by replacing broken parts or using hand tools and machines ... Experience required to set stones, solder, laser, polish, and size * Must be able to work gold ...
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