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Robotic Machine Operator Salary
in Delaware, United States

$66,276 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Robotic Machine Operator is $66,276 a year and $32 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Robotic Machine Operator is between $47,736 and $81,651. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Robotic Machine Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates and prepares industrial robot to drill, countersink, and counterbore metallic and nonmetallic work pieces used to manufacture aircraft parts or tooling, according to specifications and preprogrammed machine control instructions.
  • Reads work order and specifications to determine prescribed setup and operation.
  • Mounts and positions work piece on locating pins of holding fixture adjacent to robot, manually or using hoist, and aligns and secures work piece on holding fixture, using template, bolts, hand tools, and power tools.
  • Installs specified type and size drill bits in end effectors and places end effectors in holding station adjacent to robot.
  • Loads cassette tape of machine instructions into machine controller or enters commands to retrieve preprogrammed instructions from mainframe computer.
  • Pushes button or enters commands to activate robot that automatically retrieves and secures designated end effector on robot arm and positions arm for drilling.
  • Operates robot to drill holes in test specimen and measures holes for conformance to specifications, using measuring instruments.
  • Obtains written approval of test specimen from Quality Control Inspector.
  • Enters commands to start robot, observes robotic operation, and monitors screen of machine controller for malfunctions and error messages.
  • Changes worn drill bits or adjusts machine according to error message instructions.
  • Inspects finished work piece for conformance to specifications.
  • Notifies supervisor of numerical control programming problems.
  • Cleans parts, tools, and fixtures, using solvents and rags.
  • May drill hole.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Robotic Machine Operator Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Machine Operator - Millington, MD
Nov 29
Dover, DE, USA
AZZ Enclosure Systems
AZZ Enclosure Systems , manufacturer of equipment centers and custom electrical enclosures, is looking for a Machine Operator to setup and operate metal fabricating machines such as brake, punch ...
Knitting Machine Operator Specialist-420
Oct 31
Newark, DE, USA
SP Associates, Inc
The Knitting Machine Operator is a unique technical role in which the selected individuals will be trained and tasked with operating a wide range of circular knitting equipment in a fully capable ...