A Plater earns an average wage of $15.01 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.
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|$21,026 - $52,801|
|Hourly Rate||$10.10 - $24.80|
|Overtime||$16.08 - $31.93|
|Total Pay (||$21,026 - $52,801|
Job Description for Plater
Platers are responsible for placing circuit panels onto racks and lifting plating tanks, as well as placing and lifting the racks out of the tanks. They must also take precise measurements of panels before plating.Read More...
Platers are required to have close attention to detail and at least two years of prior manufacturing experience, and should be able to lift fifty pounds repetitively. Mathematical skills are important in this position to measure and record the dimensions of panels, and strong verbal communication skills are also beneficial.
Platers must be able to read blueprints, and organizational skills are important in this position to manage time wisely and exceed schedules. Some platers may work in humid work environments, but many receive benefit packages which may include 401K, group insurance, paid sick leave, paid time off, or attendance incentive programs. A high school diploma is often a minimum requirement for this position, and on-the-job training is often provided before beginning work.
Pay by Experience Level for Plater
Pay by Experience for a Plater has a positive trend. An entry-level Plater with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 39 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Plater with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Plater which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 18 salaries. A Plater with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 12 salaries.
Key Stats for Plater
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