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Zipper Machine Operator Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$34,134 (USD)

Average Salary

$16/hr

Average Hourly

$437

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Zipper Machine Operator is $34,134 a year and $16 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Zipper Machine Operator is between $31,199 and $40,281. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Tends battery of automatic machines that cut and form metal slide fastener scoops (links) from wire and crimp them onto beaded edge of tape to form side of zipper (stringer): positions box of beaded tape behind each machine and mounts coil of wire on roller.
  • Threads tape and wire through guides and automatic feeder mechanism and into forming dies.
  • Starts machines, and observes operation to detect malfunctioning, such as jamming.
  • Measures scoops to verify specified dimensions, such as width, spacing, and height of lug, using micrometer.
  • Turns setscrews to adjust die jaws for height of lug and depth of cup on scoops, using wrenches.
  • May examine finished product for imperfections, such as malformed or rough-cut scoops, using eye loupe.
  • May tend automatic machine that attaches preformed scoops to tape.
Zipper Machine Operator Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other

Job family population: 22,470

Estimated population of Zipper Machine Operator jobs: 196

Rate of error: 4.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$39,570
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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Zipper Machine Operator Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

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