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Router Setup Operator Numerical Control Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$35,608 (USD)

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Last updated: February 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Router Setup Operator Numerical Control is $35,608 a year and $17 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Router Setup Operator Numerical Control is between $26,770 and $42,963. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Nebraska, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Sets up and operates multiaxis, numerically controlled routing machine to cut and shape metallic and nonmetallic workpieces: selects and positions workpiece on machine bed.
  • Threads perforated or magnetic tape through read head.
  • Inserts precision indicator in machine chuck, and depresses switches to jog chuck into contact with workpiece, synchronize tape and tool, and record setup point.
  • Retracts chuck, and loads and secures first preset cutting tool and holder.
  • Starts machine and observes operation.
  • Compares numerical data displays with specifications on operation sheets, and uses scales, gauges, and micrometer to verify machining operations.
  • Removes and replaces cutting tool when worn or damaged or when new cutting tool is specified by operation sheets.
  • Assembles and presets cutting tools at bench during tape-controlled machining to reduce machine downtime.
  • Repositions workpiece for intermediate setups when specified on operation sheets, and removes and replaces workpiece at end of machining cycle.
  • Verifies new tapes by starting machine and observing operation to detect errors, plotting two-dimensional movement with recording stylus, or by machining sample workpiece and inspecting each cut, using precision gauges.
Router Setup Operator Numerical Control Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 144,660

Estimated population of Router Setup Operator Numerical Control jobs: 9,928

Rate of error: 1.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Router Setup Operator Numerical Control Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

Lathe Operator
Jan 18
Omaha, NE, USA
Crown Services, Inc. - Omaha
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Dec 1
Wakefield, NE, USA
Michael Foods
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Accounting Clerk
Feb 20
Hardy, NE, USA
Zoltenko Farms, Inc.
Maintains payroll operations by following and maintaining standard operating procedures; reporting ... Analyzing Information, Data Entry Skills along with a knack for numbers, High degree of accuracy ...
Storeroom Attendant (Inventory)
Jan 10
Wakefield, NE, USA
Michael Foods
Coordinates activities with operations and maintenance to ensure adequate operating supplies are ... Ability to add and subtract two digit numbers and to multiply and divide with 10's and 100
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