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Special Machine Operator Salary
in Idaho, United States

$32,865 (USD)

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Last updated: February 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Special Machine Operator is $32,865 a year and $16 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Special Machine Operator is between $24,942 and $39,386. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates machines to process dental-amalgam and tests amalgam with interferometer.
  • Anneals ingot of tin, copper, and silver to obtain specified molecular characteristics annealer.
  • Cuts ingot into chips of uniform size, using engine lathe.
  • Pours chips into hopper of grinder and starts machine to grind chips into microgranules of specified size.
  • Loads granules into elutriator and turns valve to regulate flow of water that forces granules through sieves to separate granules, according to size.
  • Loads moist granules in drying machine or oven.
  • Mixes specimen quantity of alloy with mercury, using amalgamator machine or mortar and pestle, and packs mixture into mold.
  • Removes amalgam from mold and places amalgam between glass panels of instrument.
  • Counts black bands appearing within circle of instrument and informs supervisor of number of bands.
Special Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 19,340

Estimated population of Special Machine Operator jobs: 136

Rate of error: 3.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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