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Repair Operator Salary

$25,440 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Repair Operator is $25,440 a year and $12 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Repair Operator is between $20,135 and $29,582. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates lockstitch sewing machine to repair or replace damaged or defective parts of garments: examines repair tags and markings on garment to locate defects or damage, such as irregular stitches or torn or snagged parts.
  • Removes stitches, using scissors or ripper (pointed handtool).
  • Joins replacement parts to garment and sews missing or improperly sewn stitches on garment parts.
  • Performs duties as described under sewing-machine operator, regular equipment.
Repair Operator Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Food Processing Workers, All Other

Job family population: 43,540

Estimated population of Repair Operator jobs: 626

Rate of error: 4.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Repair Operator Job Listings for United States

Cell Phone Repair Operators
Apr 4
Plano, TX, USA
Pro-Tech Staffing Services
Repair and refurbish cell phones in a high volume production environment. Company Description Send your resume for Immediate review! Must be able to pass drug test and background check.
General Manager
May 16
Lake Forest, United States
Service King Collision Repair Centers
Oversees the daily process associated with store management based on the Service King Premier Repair Operating Model (PRO) and company policies, holding themselves and store teammates accountable to ...
Machine Operator
May 11
Ontario, CA, USA
Haliburton International Foods
If the machine develops minor repairs operators fix themEnter number of items by the machine every hour or in a shiftWatch over the production line (which is the process that the goods or products ...
IT Support Technician
May 15
Wheat Ridge, CO, USA
Aspire Technology Solutions, Inc.
Desktops & Laptops, Printers & Peripherals, Setup & Installation, Troubleshooting & Repair * Operating Systems: Windows 10/8/7, Installation & Management, Troubleshooting * Network Hardware (Small ...
Customer Service Representative
May 14
Cerritos, CA, USA
DGI Supply, a DoALL Company
We offer a full line of maintenance, repair, operating and production supplies.
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