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Wire Drawing Machine Operator Salary
in Delaware, United States

$36,068 (USD)

Average Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly

$516

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Wire Drawing Machine Operator is $36,068 a year and $17 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Wire Drawing Machine Operator is between $27,409 and $43,187. 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 Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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 2023:
$41,813
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Wire Drawing Machine Operator Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Field Service Technician
Oct 12
Wilmington, DE, USA
OME Inc
... drawings, process documentation, and/or verbal instructions. · Prepares and utilizes basic hand ... machine, and automatic wire strippers. · Identifies wires with use of basic color code sequence ...
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