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Tow Picker Salary

$35,921 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Tow Picker is $35,921 a year and $17 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Tow Picker is between $27,334 and $43,011. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Tends machine that fluffs and cleans new and used materials, such as cotton, kapok, and sisal used in pads, cushions, and mattresses, performing any combination of following tasks: moves guide on machine to direct cleaned material into storage bins or garnett machine.
  • Opens bales of material, such as cotton and sisal, using wirecutter and knife.
  • Pulls bales apart, starts machine, and feeds specified grades of material into machine hopper.
  • May weigh specified amounts of material according to grades, using platform scales.
  • May tie mattress cover to filling spout and move guide to direct material into it.
  • May be designated according to type of material picked as cotton picker; excelsior picker; fiber picker; sisal picker; tow picker.
  • May tend machine that produces rolls of felt from fluffed and cleaned fiber garnett-machine operator.
Tow Picker Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Food Processing Workers, All Other

Job family population: 43,540

Estimated population of Tow Picker jobs: 13

Rate of error: 4.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

Tow Picker Job Listings for United States

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Burlington, NC, USA
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... pick materials from storage, and deliver items to the appropriate machines or production areas, using forklift, cranes, sit- down tow motors, and stand- up tow motor. * Monitor production of parts ...
Jun 4
Fort Worth, TX, USA
Real Towing & Transport
Knowledgeable at all times, providing tow drivers with vital information about orders, traffic ... Solid working knowledge of procedures and guidelines to maintain compliance during pick-ups and ...
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