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Scale Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$50,459 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Scale Operator is $50,459 a year and $24 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Scale Operator is between $37,627 and $61,138. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Scale Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Operates large truck scale, weighs, measures, and checks materials, supplies, and equipment on trucks and trailers for the purpose of determining value and/or assuring that legal weight limits on trucks and trailers are not exceeded.
  • Greets and directs drivers.
  • Documents quantity, quality, type, weight, test result data, and value of materials or products in order to maintain shipping, receiving, and production records and files.
Scale Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping

Job family population: 72,630

Estimated population of Scale Operator jobs: 2,800

Rate of error: 2.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Scale Operator Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Scale Operator
Apr 15
Newark, NJ, USA
Sims Metal Management
We are currently looking for Scale Operators to join our facility in Newark NJ. Job Description * Responsible for weighing inbound & outbound deliveries of recyclable materials. May be cross-trained ...
Manufacturing Operator
Jun 5
Spring Valley, NY, USA
Zing Professional Recruiting a Peoplelink Group Company
The Manufacturing Operator performs functions relating to the processing of drug products, ensuring ... Properly uses all scales, including printouts, zeroing, setting tares, and daily calibration ...
Manufacturing Operator
May 7
Branchburg Township, NJ, USA
Zing Professional Recruiting a Peoplelink Group Company
As a Manufacturing Operator you will be performing general cleaning and material handling duties in ... Will perform routine maintenance on scales and care code scanner equipment * Will conduct inventory ...
CNC Setup Operator
May 9
Hackensack, NJ, USA
Elgen Staffing
You will be operating CNC Milling or CNC Lathe Machinery in our factory. Key Responsibilities ... Measure final product using micrometer and/or scale to ensure pieces are made to design ...
Halm Jet Envelope Operator
Jun 12
Paterson, NJ, USA
Trinity Press Inc
We are seeking a Halm Jet Envelope Operator to join our team! You will help oversee operational activities and ensure excellent quality control. Responsibilities: * Oversee and coordinate plant ...
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