Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, And Tenders, Metal And Plastic

Training Requirements for Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, And Tenders, Metal And Plastic

Rolling machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic need a high school diploma or equivalent and moderate-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for Rolling machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic
Percent
Less than High School 18.8
High School 45.5
Some College 22.6
Associates Degree 6.1
Bachelors Degree 5.6
Masters Degree 1.4
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.0

Employment Outlook for Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, And Tenders, Metal And Plastic

This represents about 33,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 4,000 less rolling machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 8,000 more.

Typical Income for Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, And Tenders, Metal And Plastic

Hourly Income

On average,rolling machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic make $20.14 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Rolling machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic $12.52 $15.38 $19.56 $24.27 $29.21
Production occupations $9.96 $11.98 $15.93 $21.81 $28.99
Metal workers and plastic workers $11.43 $14.16 $18.06 $23.17 $28.78
Forming machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic $11.09 $13.54 $17.22 $21.87 $26.35
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, rolling machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic make $41,900 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Rolling machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic $26,040 $31,980 $40,680 $50,470 $60,750
Production occupations $20,720 $24,920 $33,130 $45,360 $60,300
Metal workers and plastic workers $23,770 $29,460 $37,560 $48,190 $59,860
Forming machine setters, operators, and tenders, metal and plastic $23,060 $28,170 $35,830 $45,500 $54,800
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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