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Waxer Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$33,453 (USD)

Average Salary

$16/hr

Average Hourly

$408

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Waxer Operator is $33,453 a year and $16 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Waxer Operator is between $31,199 and $39,478. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Operates machines to coat paper or cardboard container blanks with wax or paraffin: mounts paper roll on machine feedrack by hand or using chain hoist, or loads blanks on stacking mechanism.
  • Fills tank with wax chunks or paraffin blocks, and turns valves to regulate temperature and melt material.
  • Starts machine and adjusts controls to regulate machine feed, temperature of wax, paraffin, cooling rolls, or cold water bath, and tension of paper feed or stacking mechanism.
  • Weighs standard-size paper sheets before and after coating and calculates weight of wax, or measures thickness of coated blanks with automatic micrometer, to verify that coating meets specifications.
  • Examines blanks for uneven paraffin distribution, bubbles, spots, or other imperfections.
  • May be designated according to type of product coated as carton-waxing-machine operator.
Waxer Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Job family population: 86,270

Estimated population of Waxer Operator jobs: 1,175

Rate of error: 1.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$38,781
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About New York-Manhattan, New York

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Waxer Operator Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Business Manager
Apr 24
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European Wax Center
... operating to company standard. * Follows all safety standards to ensure a safe work environment. What Sets Us Apart * Understands the business of Revealing Beautiful Skin to create The Ultimate Wax ...
Business Manager
May 7
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European Wax Center
... operating to company standard. * Follows all safety standards to ensure a safe work environment. What Sets Us Apart * Understands the business of Revealing Beautiful Skin to create The Ultimate Wax ...
Business Manager
May 3
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European Wax Center
... operating to company standard. * Follows all safety standards to ensure a safe work environment. What Sets Us Apart * Understands the business of Revealing Beautiful Skin to create The Ultimate Wax ...
Business Manager
Apr 24
us
European Wax Center
... operating to company standard. * Follows all safety standards to ensure a safe work environment. What Sets Us Apart * Understands the business of Revealing Beautiful Skin to create The Ultimate Wax ...
Housekeeping Houseman
May 19
West Orange, NJ, USA
WILSHIRE HOSPITALITY SERVICES II LL
... waxes. vacuums and polishes floor. 5. Dust and polish metalworks. 6. Collects soiled linen for ... Cleans all public areas in the prescribed manner while following department standard operating ...
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