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Tension Machine Operator Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$39,605 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Tension Machine Operator is $39,605 a year and $19 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Tension Machine Operator is between $30,138 and $47,383. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Tends automatic and semiautomatic machines that punch holes, trim or notch envelope ends, and affix clasps, reinforcing patches, and snap fasteners and string or wire ties to envelopes: turns screws to adjust guides and stops of machines, such as clasp, eyeletter, patch, tension, and thumb cut to accommodate specified size envelopes, using handtools.
  • Pours clasps, eyelets, snap fasteners, or other envelope parts into machine hoppers and mounts rolls of patching or reinforcing tape on machine spindles.
  • Positions envelopes on feed bed or under operating heads of machines against guides and stops.
  • Depresses hand or foot levers to actuate machines.
  • Removes completed envelopes and packs them in carton or box.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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