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Transfer Operator Salary
in Idaho, United States

$31,932 (USD)

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Last updated: February 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Transfer Operator is $31,932 a year and $15 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Transfer Operator is between $24,331 and $38,202. 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

  • Tends equipment that distributes logs and wood-blocks to saws, barkers, washers, splitters, chippers, and grinders according to size and species of wood: observes logs and blocks to determine wood species and to estimate diameter and length of logs and condition of wood and bark.
  • Pushes button kickers, or moves lever or pedal controls to start transfer chains and conveyors to distribute and convey logs and blocks to appropriate machines.
  • Breaks up jams on conveyors, using pike pole, or picaroon.
  • May remove oversized blocks or those having knots or decayed portions.
  • May saw or split oversized blocks.
Transfer Operator Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Conveyor Operators and Tenders

Job family population: 26,570

Estimated population of Transfer Operator jobs: 934

Rate of error: 3.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Transfer Operator Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Transfer Station Operator
Feb 17
Twin Falls, United States
Southern Idaho Solid Waste
Twin Falls Transfer Station has an immediate opening for a FT Transfer Station Operator Starting salary - $18.12 Benefits include: Medical, Dental & Optical insurance provided at no charge to ...
Feb 10
Oldtown, ID, USA
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
... operating project. ### Travel Required Occasional travel - Temporary travel for duty is ... Non-Department of Defense (DoD) Transfer * Office of Personnel Management (OPM) Interchange ...
RN Pre/Post Surgery, Part-Time
Feb 14
Caldwell, United States
West Valley Medical Center
Preps patient for surgery, coordinates anesthesiologist pre-op visit; administers pre-op meds as ... Safely transports, transfers and positions patients. Demonstrates competence in: sterile technique ...
Warehouse Supervisor - Burley
Feb 12
Burley, Idaho, USA
... operators and supervisors to accounting, customer support, engineering, transportation, and ... transfers, or disciplinary measures • Assess training needs of staff and arrange for or provide ...
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