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Rough Grinder Salary
in Houston, Texas

$34,721 (USD)

Average Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly

$493

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Rough Grinder is $34,721 a year and $17 an hour in Houston, Texas, United States. The average salary range for a Rough Grinder is between $26,421 and $41,540. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Rough Grinder. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Houston, Texas.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Grinds and chips weld splatter, high spots, burs, slag, and rust from surface of fabricated metal structures and parts to improve appearance or prepare for painting, using portable or pedestal grinders, chipping hammers, and wire brushes.
  • Positions work piece on worktable manually or using jig or crane.
  • Inserts specified grinding wheel, wire brush, or cutting chisel into portable grinder or power hammer.
Rough Grinder Job Prevalence in Houston, Texas, United States

Job family: Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners

Job family population: 8,060

Estimated population of Rough Grinder jobs: 236

Rate of error: 4.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$40,252
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About Houston, Texas

Houston Cost of Living Score:

Description: Houston ( (listen) HEW-stən) is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Texas, fourth most populous city in the United States, as well as the sixth most populous in North America, with an estimated 2018 population of 2,325,502. Located in Southeast Texas near Galveston Bay and the Gulf of Mexico, it is the seat of Harris County and the principal city of the Greater Houston metropolitan area, which is the fifth most populous metropolitan statistical area in the United States and the second most populous in Texas after the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex, with a population of 6,997,384 in 2018.Comprising a total area...

Rough Grinder Job Listings for Houston, Texas

Concrete Mason
Jun 13
Houston, TX, USA
TMC Workforce Solutions
Chip, scrape, and grind high spots, ridges, and rough projections to finish concrete, using pneumatic chisels, power grinders, or hand tools. * Smooth surfaces with abrasive materials or tools. Cut ...
Structural Welder (Alvin, TX 77511)
Jun 19
Alvin, TX, USA
AHI Supply
Remove rough spots from workpieces, using portable grinders, hand files, or scrapers. * Cut, contour, and bevel metal plates and structural shapes to dimensions as specified by blueprints, layouts ...
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