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Sorter Operator Salary
in Nebraska, United States

$31,402 (USD)

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Last updated: February 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Sorter Operator is $31,402 a year and $15 an hour in Nebraska, United States. The average salary range for a Sorter Operator is between $23,895 and $37,568. 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

  • Tends sorting mechanism and grades green lumber as lumber passes on conveyor to designated racks: determines length and thickness of board by comparing board with gauged marks on machine table.
  • Lifts end of board and feels wood to estimate moisture content.
  • Routes board to appropriate holding rack by pressing specified button on control panel.
  • May grade and route veneer to designated bin and be designated veneer sorter.
Sorter Operator Job Prevalence in Nebraska, United States

Job family: Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Sorter Operator jobs: 258

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Sorter Operator Job Listings for Nebraska, United States

Machine Operator
Feb 8
Columbus, NE, USA
Machine operators are needed for Columbus, Nebraska Set-up and operate molding machines in accordance with standard procedures. Maintain an acceptable level of production, quality and housekeeping in ...
Machine Operator
Jan 10
Wakefield, NE, USA
Michael Foods
Has a proficient understanding, demonstration and commitment, to the Level I checklist. (attach copy of original checklist of operator level I) * Follows all LOTO for safe operation. * Demonstrates ...
Machine Operator
Feb 19
Omaha, NE, USA
Nesco Resource
Machine Operator: (Temp to Hire position with excellent company). Shift: Monday to Friday 7:00 am to 3:30 pm Responsibilities: Insert and sort direct mailers, help in bindery department as needed
Machine Operator
Dec 10
Omaha, NE, USA
Express Employment Professionals
Express Employment is seeking highly motivated, team oriented individuals for a local company. Duties will include machine operation, pooling, packaging and palletizing. Qualified candidates must be ...
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