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Roofing Machine Operator Salary
in New York, United States

$33,389 (USD)

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Last updated: March 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Roofing Machine Operator is $33,389 a year and $16 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Roofing Machine Operator is between $25,747 and $39,606. 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

  • Operates machine to coat continuous rolls of roofing felt with asphalt, colored slate granules, powdered mica, or tar, to make roll roofing or shingles.
  • Threads felt through or around series of coating rollers.
  • Pulls felt through rollers and adjusts tension.
  • Alters machine controls to gradually increase speed of rollers to specified operating speeds, or pulls levers and turns valves and wheels to synchronize machine speed and flow of coating material.
  • Observes gauge and adjusts rheostat to regulate temperature of coating material in reservoir.
  • Examines felt as it emerges from rollers to ensure that coating material is applied according to specifications.
  • May feel moving felt to determine whether granules are being deposited uniformly and are adhering as specified.
  • May be designated according to type of coating applied.
Roofing Machine Operator Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Roofers

Job family population: 121,170

Estimated population of Roofing Machine Operator jobs: 1,835

Rate of error: 1.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Roofing Machine Operator Job Listings for New York, United States

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