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Wire Drawing Machine Operator Salary
in Maryland, United States

$37,373 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Wire Drawing Machine Operator is $37,373 a year and $18 an hour in Maryland, United States. The average salary range for a Wire Drawing Machine Operator is between $28,401 and $44,750. 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 Maryland, 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 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Wire Drawing Machine Operator Job Listings for Maryland, United States

Machine Operator
Nov 29
Millington, United States
AZZ Enclosure Systems
... Machine Operator to setup and operate metal fabricating machines such as brake, punch, shears and ... Ability to read, understand and interpret mechanical drawings * Strong attention to detail in ...
Seeking hard-working 2nd Shift Wire Cutters!!!
Dec 12
Upper Marlboro, MD, USA
Anchor Staffing
Skills needed: math, micrometers, calipers, rulers, machine setup, termination, wire cut and strip ... Machine Operator/Clerical/Light Industrial/General Warehouse/Construction. We also offer GREAT ...
CNC Operator
Dec 14
Beltsville, Beltsville, USA
The CNC Operator has full understanding of technical drawings, revisions and note codes; uses QC information. The operate machines, and any other calibration equipment such as calipers, Allen wrench ...
Experienced Cherry Picker/Forklift/Reach Truck Operators
Nov 13
Greenbelt, MD, USA
Anchor Staffing
... to work multiple machine operator shifts. These positions all require at least 1-2 years of ... Pay is $11.50 per hour We need 2 Wire cutters for nightshift . The hours are 1:00pm till done. The ...
Small Equipment Operator
Dec 11
Elkridge, MD, USA
Waste Management
... machine prompts and alarms, and ensures proper operation. + Monitors and documents downtime ... wire on hand for baler. + Operates loader, forklift, bobcat, or other equipment to move material to ...