A Slitting Machine Operator earns an average wage of $14.82 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$11.77 - $20.18
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.77 - $20.18  
   
Overtime
$15.93 - $34.09  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$2,800  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,350  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$26,121 - $47,416  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 51

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Job Description for Slitting Machine Operator

Slitting machine operators are tasked with setting up slitting machines according to a machine operator's manual for use, typically under the direction of a supervisor. They are expected to work either indoors or outdoors and adjust to changes in environments depending on where they must install these machines.

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Slitting Machine Operator Tasks

  • Operate automatic and manual machines.
  • Maintain and repair machines.
  • Set up and adjust machines to meet specifications.

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Key Stats for Slitting Machine Operator

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Slitting Machine Operator Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 4%

Entry-Level
0%

National Average
$32,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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