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Precision Assembler Salary
in New York, United States

$58,195 (USD)

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Last updated: March 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Precision Assembler is $58,195 a year and $28 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Precision Assembler is between $42,567 and $71,221. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Precision Assembler. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Assembles, tests, and repairs aircraft and space vehicle precision hydraulic and structural subassemblies, assemblies, and incidental mechanical units, such as landing gear, elevator, and control stands, according to blueprints and specifications, using handtools, power tools, precision instruments, and test equipment: reads and interprets blueprints, specifications, and related documents to determine methods and sequence of operations.
  • Examines component parts for defects.
  • Measures parts to ensure conformance to specified dimensions and lays out reference points for holes, trim lines, and part locations, using precision measuring instruments.
  • Drills, reams, trims, shims, files, and smooths parts, using handtools and power tools, to ensure fit and clearance of component parts.
  • Aligns, fits, and assembles hydraulic, structural, and mechanical components into completed assembly, using jigs, fixtures, measuring instruments, handtools, and power tools.
  • Tests functional performance of completed assemblies, such as booster units and aircraft heaters, using test equipment.
  • Reworks, replaces, and realigns parts, adjusts valves, retorques fittings, and retests units to ensure conformance to specifications.
Precision Assembler Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems Assemblers

Job family population: 41,130

Estimated population of Precision Assembler jobs: 4,845

Rate of error: 6.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Precision Assembler Job Listings for New York, United States

Manufacturing Assembler
Jan 18
Queens, NY, USA
Leading Machining Manufacturer
Take precision measurements to ensure perfect fit of components * Select or modify components ... Proven experience as assembler * Technical knowledge and ability to read blueprints, drawings etc
Jan 30
Leonia, NJ, USA
Kulite Semiconductor Products,Inc.
Perform precision assembly of delicate electronic components under a microscope * Use of epoxies, shrink tubing, heat guns and measuring tools * Inspect, position and assemble parts according to ...
Automated Packaging Machinery Assembler
Mar 14
Newark, NJ, USA
Diedre Moire Corp.
Automated Packaging Machinery Assembler - Newark, NJ Assemble parts, components, and related units ... Use a variety of precision measuring and gauging instruments e.g. scale, calipers, etc., to inspect ...
Mil Spec Solder/Assembler
Mar 13
Hauppauge, NY, USA
Nationwide Technical Resources Corp.
High Reliability Assembler J-Std-001 or Hi Rel NASA Space Certification level work (current ... Experience using nano (soldering very small-sized components at high precision such as chips 0402 ...
Mechanical Assembler
Feb 2
College Point, NY, USA
Lehigh Technical and Professional Service
... Assembler to work in their state-of-the-art machine shop. JOB DESCRIPTION Read and comprehend ... Take precision measurements to ensure perfect fit of components Select or modify components ...
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