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Setup Mechanic Heading Machines Salary
in Columbia, South Carolina

$30,554 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$394

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Setup Mechanic Heading Machines is $30,554 a year and $15 an hour in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. The average salary range for a Setup Mechanic Heading Machines is between $23,406 and $36,399. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Columbia, South Carolina.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Sets up and adjusts battery of machines that paint, stamp, tip, or trim wooden pencils: installs and adjusts feed mechanisms, guide rollers, tracks, machine fittings and attachments, according to size and shape of pencils, using handtools and gauges.
  • Adjusts controls, such as setscrews and cams to synchronize machine mechanisms.
  • Regulates thermostatic controls on heated units of machines.
  • Disassembles machines and replaces worn or defective parts, such as circular knives, grinding wheels, and rollers.
  • Sharpens machine punches and blades, using files and powered emery wheel.
  • Starts machines to test adjustments and examines pencils for defects, such as burns, splintered ends, and nicks to determine needed readjustments.
  • Replaces or repairs defective machine belts.
  • May be designated according to type of machine setup as set-up mechanic, coating machines; set-up mechanic, heading machines; set-up mechanic, stamping machines.
Setup Mechanic Heading Machines Job Prevalence in Columbia, South Carolina, United States

Job family: Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing

Job family population: 79,650

Estimated population of Setup Mechanic Heading Machines jobs: 1,757

Rate of error: 2.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$35,421
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Columbia, South Carolina

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Description: Columbia is the capital and second largest city of the U.S. state of South Carolina, with a population estimate of 134,309 as of 2016. The city serves as the county seat of Richland County, and a portion of the city extends into neighboring Lexington County. It is the center of the Columbia metropolitan statistical area, which had a population of 767,598 as of the 2010 United States Census, growing to 832,666 by July 1, 2018, according to 2018 U.S. Census estimates. This makes it the 70th largest metropolitan statistical areas in the nation, as estimated by the United States Census Bureau as of July 1, 2018. The name...

Setup Mechanic Heading Machines Job Listings for Columbia, South Carolina

Manufacturing Maintenance Technician
Jul 10
Columbia, SC, USA
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Maintain an effective preventative maintenance schedule and control mechanical inventories. ... Utilizes knowledge of automatic equipment operation, to include setup, repair and tear down, to ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Setup Mechanic Heading Machines is $30,554 a year and $15 an hour in Columbia, South Carolina, United States. The average salary range for a Setup Mechanic Heading Machines is between $23,406 and $36,399. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Columbia, South Carolina.

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