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Wire Drawing Machine Operator Salary
in Arkansas, United States

$30,496 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Wire Drawing Machine Operator is $30,496 a year and $15 an hour in Arkansas, United States. The average salary range for a Wire Drawing Machine Operator is between $23,175 and $36,516. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Wire Drawing Machine Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Arkansas, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Operates wire drawing machine to shape or emboss wire used in dental work and costume jewelry: reviews work orders and selects shaping, reducing, or embossing roller dies according to specifications.
  • Positions roller die in machine that shapes, reduces, or embosses wire, such as gold, silver, or copper, to form dental or jewelry wire.
  • Turns setscrews to secure roller die in machine.
  • Inserts wire into machine feed mechanism, starts machine, and monitors machine operation.
  • Measures wire thickness to verify conformance to specifications, using micrometer.
  • Installs progressively smaller dies in machine and repeats operation until wire diameter meets specifications.
  • May measure physical properties of wire, such as tensile strength and bend set, and calculate elongation data, using test instruments and calculator.
  • May record production information, manually or using computer.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Wire Drawing Machine Operator Job Listings for Arkansas, United States

Heading Machine Operator
Dec 13
Prairie Grove, AR, USA
TEC Staffing Services
REQUIREMENTS: · Must have mechanical aptitude and previous machine operator experience. · Be able ... DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES: · Ensure proper selection and loading of wire into heading machine. · ...
Heading Material Handler
Dec 15
Prairie Grove, AR, USA
TEC Staffing Services - Fayetteville
No machines are to run out of wire at any time while ensuring that it complies with the work order requirement. Assist Heading Operator with wire changes by welding new wire to previous wire to ...
CNC Machinist - $11-$14/hr - Tontitown - Immediate Positions!
Jan 7
Tontitown, AR, USA
Some parts are special request in which operator may need read blueprint or rough drawings/sketches provided by customer * Program machine to produce various metal building "trim" components via ...
Apprentice Machinist (2nd Shift)
Jan 18
Searcy, Arkansas, USA
... from drawings, specifications, programs, data, and schedule * You will operate machine tools to ... Prior experience operating machinery and working in a manufacturing environment * Knowledge of shop ...
Jan 11
Little Rock, AR, USA
Southern Specialty Services, Inc
... machines and equipment. * Must know how to read blueprints, schematic drawings and engineering ... Company Description Southern Specialty Services is the premier wire cloth manufacturer in the ...