The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Cutter Operator with Machine Operation skills is $16.49.
Is Cutter Operator your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
$12 - $24
$203 - $1,081
$25,052 - $51,498
Your Market Worth Over Time
How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.
Job Description for Cutter Operator
Cutter operators usually work for businesses which provide printing services to clients. These operators use various paper joggers and properly align and organize documents so they can be fed into other machines for cutting, binding, and/or hole-punching. They are also responsible for mailing, shipping, and printing documents, either manually or using specific machines. Cutter operators must be able to troubleshoot minor machine issues and call authorized repairmen if necessary, and they are ty…Read more
Cutter Operator Tasks
- Operate cutting and trimming equipment to produce uniform products.
- Maintain and repair cutting equipment, such as replacing blades.
- Manage pallets, product conveyance and update inventory.
- Inspect products and materials, identify problems and troubleshoot solutions.
Cutter Operator Job Listings
Search for more jobs
Popular Skills for Cutter Operator
Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Precision Measurement and Training are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Maintenance.
Pay by Experience Level for Cutter Operator
An entry-level Cutter Operator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.35 based on 9 salaries. An early career Cutter Operator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.48 based on 79 salaries. An experienced Cutter Operator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.62 based on 37 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
Years of Experience
This data is based on 168 survey responses.
Related Job Salaries
$14 - $28
$12 - $27
$12 - $28
$14 - $29
$12 - $30
$10 - $23
$14 - $27
$10 - $18