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Paper Slitter Salary

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Salary Data for Paper Slitter

$35,039 (USD)/yr

$17 (USD)/hr

$473 (USD)/yr

$34,670 (USD)/yr

$17 (USD)/hr

$473 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Operates machine to slit continuous lengths of material, such as cardboard, felt, metallic foil, paper, plastic, rubberized sheeting, or textile fabrics, into strips of specified width: spaces rotary blades on machine shaft, according to width specified for strips, and turns setscrew to secure blades in position, using allen wrench. Mounts roll or bolt of material on machine supports and threads material over tension bar, between feed rollers, and under rotary blades. Laps ends of slit material around takeup tubes i. Starts machine and observes flow of material through machine to detect irregular cutting and winding. Moves levers to stop, start, and regulate speed of machine and to align material with rotary blades. Disengages winding shaft and removes narrow rolls of material. Stacks material on shelves according to width of material. When slitting aluminum foil into widths, is designated aluminum-foil-spooling-machine operator. When slitting embroidered cloth into strips for use as decorative trimming, is designated straight cutter, machine. May be designated according to material or product cut as binding cutter; cuff slitter; electric-tape slitter; facing slitter; paper slitter; tape cutter.
The average paper slitter salary in United States is $35,039 or an equivalent hourly rate of $17. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $473. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$26,699 (USD)

$41,884 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$40,620 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Paper Slitter will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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