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Red Lead Burner Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$40,593 (USD)

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The average pay for a Red Lead Burner is $40,593 a year and $20 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Red Lead Burner is between $31,199 and $48,647. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Tends furnaces that convert litharge (yellow- or orange-colored monoxide) and lead tailings into red lead (lead oxide) for use in products, such as storage batteries, paints, and ceramics: ignites gas burners in furnace.
  • Reads temperature gauge and adjusts controls to regulate flow of gas to maintain specified furnace temperature.
  • Starts conveyor leading to furnace and dumps specified quantity of litharge or lead tailings onto conveyor.
  • Starts furnace pan rotating to ensure uniform heating of material.
  • Pulls lever to open door in bottom of furnace to drop powdered lead oxide onto conveyor leading to grinder.
  • May test lead oxide, using beaker, acid, balance scale, and electric hotplate.
Red Lead Burner Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 18,030

Estimated population of Red Lead Burner jobs: 254

Rate of error: 3.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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