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Wire Drawing Machine Operator Salary
in Washington, United States

$39,033 (USD)

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Last updated: February 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Wire Drawing Machine Operator is $39,033 a year and $19 an hour in Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Wire Drawing Machine Operator is between $29,662 and $46,737. 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 Washington, 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.
Wire Drawing Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Washington, United States

Job family: Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 73,530

Estimated population of Wire Drawing Machine Operator jobs: 935

Rate of error: 2.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Wire Drawing Machine Operator Job Listings for Washington, United States

Process Machine Operator
Feb 1
Sultan, WA, USA
Elwood Staffing
Process Machine Operator Pay Rate: $15.00-15.50/ hr Location: Sultan, WA Schedule: Monday ... Follow work instructions, drawings, established quality standards, and established safety protocols
CNC-Mill-Lathe-Machine Operator
Feb 12
Enumclaw, WA, USA
... orthographic drawings, reference planes, locations of surfaces, and machining parameters ... CNC Operator Machinist Skills and Qualifications: * Conceptual Skills * Process Improvement
CNC Machine Operator - Spokane/Airway Heights (2483-804)
Feb 15
Airway Heights, United States
Exotic Metals Forming Company
CNC Machine Operator - Spokane/Airway Heights Uses basic processes to set up, adjust, and operate ... Interpret and follow basic written instructions, sketches, drawings and documents. * Use precision ...
FT Lead Sawyer/Craftsman/Machine Operator Needed Immediately!
Feb 6
Woodinville, WA, USA
Job Description Craftsman Responsibilities Reviewing shop drawings, generating a list of parts ... Maintain all equipment in the sawroom to ensure all machines are in top working order. Help to ...
$30hr Bakery Plant Machine Operator
Jan 9
Kent, WA, USA
Able to read and interpret manuals and technical drawings * Forklift certification, Sit down, standup, aerial, and pallet jack. * Observance and verbal testing of General Manufacturing Practices (GMP
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