Salary for Conveyor Operators and Tenders
Also known as: Ash Conveyor Operator, Assembly Line Tender, Chip Bin Conveyor Tender, Conveyor Belt Operator, Conveyor Tender, Grain Elevator Operator, Packing Line Operator
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SEE MORE SALARIES FOR CONSTRUCTION PROFESSIONALSThese workers control or tend conveyors, which are large systems that move material from one stockpile to the next. Stockpiles may be between vehicles, departments or other areas. This occupation may be dangerous as workers deal with heavy machinery. To become a conveyor operator or tender, one must first acquire a high school diploma, GED or above. Before beginning official work, a few months to a year of formal training may be required.
A Conveyor Operator or Tender will normally receive a salary between $25,810 and $52,040 depending on levels of tenure. will normally get an average pay level of thirty-seven thousand five hundred and fourty dollars yearly.
make the most money in West Virginia, where they get an average salary rate of just about $57,560. People with this job title have the most lucrative average salary level in Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction, where they receive wages of $56,480.
The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 40.34 percent nationwide in that time.
Conveyor Operators and Tenders tend to make the most in the following industries:
In general, they earn less within the industries below: