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Solution Makeup Operator Salary
in San Diego, California

$85,261 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Solution Makeup Operator is $85,261 a year and $41 an hour in San Diego, California, United States. The average salary range for a Solution Makeup Operator is between $60,629 and $105,473. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in San Diego, California.

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Job Summary

  • Controls equipment to prepare chemical constituents of synthetic rubber for synthesis by other workers, following formulas and maintaining reactions within prescribed limits: weighs solid materials according to formula, using scale.
  • Pumps liquid chemicals to metering or weigh tanks.
  • Observes thermometer and recording instruments, and moves heater controls to attain specified temperature in system.
  • Starts agitator and opens valves to regulate admission of chemical agents into mixing tanks in prescribed sequence.
  • Dumps solid materials into tanks to complete reaction.
  • Draws samples of solution for laboratory analysis and titrates sample to determine concentration and facilitate control of materials flow for attainment of product meeting plant standard.
  • Tends auxiliary equipment, such as colloid mills, melt tanks, scrubbers, and homogenizers, to prepare or further process emulsions and dispersions.
  • Regulates flow of rubber constituents to storage or rubber-synthesis areas, according to schedule or indicated plant needs.
  • Maintains records of materials and supplies, shift production, process times and temperatures, and gauge readings for operating log or inventory records.
  • May receive and store materials.
  • May tend tank farm containing liquid chemicals tank-farm attendant.
  • May clean, inspect, and recharge equipment with materials, such as soda ash or calcium chloride.
  • May be designated according to substance prepared as emulsion operator; persulfate make-up operator; or equipment unit operated as chlorobutadiene-scrubber operator.
Solution Makeup Operator Job Prevalence in San Diego, California, United States

Job family: Makeup Artists, Theatrical and Performance

Job family population: 3,540

Estimated population of Solution Makeup Operator jobs: 22

Rate of error: 8.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About San Diego, California

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Description: San Diego (, Spanish: [san ˈdjeɣo]; Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a city in the U.S. state of California. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,419,516 as of July 1, 2017, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the U.S. and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population...

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