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Speed Operator Salary
in New York, United States

$37,908 (USD)

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Last updated: June 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Speed Operator is $37,908 a year and $18 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Speed Operator is between $28,846 and $45,390. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates equipment from pulpit of rolling mill to start, stop, and regulate speed of rolls, rollers, conveyors, and edgers to reduce gauge of steel slabs and billets: turns master switch and motor-breaker switches to build up voltage of mill motors.
  • Moves levers and switches to set specified roll speeds at each roll stand and signals furnace crew to release slab or billet onto entry conveyor.
  • Observes gauges, tachometers, and product being rolled to determine if specified roll speed, motor load, and tension on product is being maintained.
  • Adjusts controls to regulate rolling speed, to prevent looping, warping, or stretching of product as gauge and temperature of product is reduced and roll draft is changed.
  • Stops motors or shut down mill for repairs or roll changes.
  • May assist other workers in making roll changes, and in repairing, replacing, or adjusting roll line equipment, using handtools.
Speed Operator Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 25,610

Estimated population of Speed Operator jobs: 251

Rate of error: 4.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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