Extrusion Operator Salary in the United States

How much does an Extrusion Operator make in the United States? The average Extrusion Operator salary in the United States is $38,892 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $31,872 and $43,856. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Extrusion Operator sets up and operates an extrusion machine in accordance with established procedures, guidelines, and customer requirements. Reads and interprets blueprints and diagrams to select, position, and secure machinery. Being an Extrusion Operator adjusts and cleans machines. Documents work performed as required. Additionally, Extrusion Operator may have to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. The Extrusion Operator possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Extrusion Operator

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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    Extrusion Operator, Sr.

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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