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Wet End Tester Salary
in Virginia, United States

$35,243 (USD)

Average Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly

$476

Average Bonus

Last updated: February 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Wet End Tester is $35,243 a year and $17 an hour in Virginia, United States. The average salary range for a Wet End Tester is between $26,854 and $42,164. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Virginia, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Tests samples of each batch of pulp and run of paper, using standard testing equipment and chemical analyses to control quality and uniformity of products: measures acidity of pulp, using ph meter.
  • Measures weight, thickness, and bulk of standard paper sample, using micrometer and scales.
  • Determines liquor content of pulp, using standard chemical analyses.
  • Makes hand sheet from pulp, using wire screen, press, and drying oven.
  • Counts dirt specks in unit area of sheet, using microscope.
  • Tests hand sheet and paper samples for bursting, tearing, and folding strength, using specified test equipment.
  • Measures brightness of hand sheet and paper, using reflectance meter and compares color with standard colors.
  • Records test data and prepares report for machine operators.
  • May be designated according to product tested as paper tester; pulp tester; or according to processing stage as dry-end tester; wet-end tester.
Wet End Tester Job Prevalence in Virginia, United States

Job family: Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers

Job family population: 537,500

Estimated population of Wet End Tester jobs: 199

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$40,857
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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Wet End Tester Job Listings for Virginia, United States

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Jan 23
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