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Alternate Job Titles: Punch Press Operator

What is the average annual salary for Punch Press Operator?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Punch Press Operator may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Punch Press Operator in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Punch Press Operator in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Punch Press Operator in the United States is $36,666 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Punch Press Operator in the United Sates are expected to make less than $36,666.

Source: HR Reported data as of November 2014

Median $36,666
  • 10%$26,101
  • 25%$31,136
  • 75%$41,130
  • 90%$45,195

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Job Description for Punch Press Operator

Configures and operates mechanical press equipment to shape materials used in manufacturing operations. Performs operations such as blanking, bending, punching, forming, etc., on a variety of materials, based on blueprints and other instructions. Responsibilities include configuring equipment and calibrating gauge settings, recognizing condition of dies, loading materials onto the equipment, feeding material through die, and positioning and removing parts from the die. Keeps a record of number of pieces made and of routine equipment maintenance performed. Reads work schedule to ascertain production information, such as size, type, and quantity to be processed. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent with 1-3 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. View Punch Press Operator job description

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Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Construction, Energy & Utilities, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Software & Networking

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