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Manufacturing

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Set up, operate, or tend machines to coat or paint any of a wide variety of products, including glassware, cloth, ceramics, metal, plastic, paper, or wood, with lacquer, silver, copper, rubber, varnish, glaze, enamel, oil, or rust-proofing materials.

Salary Breakdown

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Average

$30,000

ANNUAL

Entry Level

$19,000

ANNUAL

Mid Level

$32,500

ANNUAL

Expert Level

$46,000

ANNUAL


Projected Jobs

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

4,620

Projected job openings through 2028


Top Expected Tasks

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Production and Processing

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

KNOWLEDGE

Mechanical

KNOWLEDGE

Education and Training

KNOWLEDGE

Engineering and Technology

SKILL

Operation Monitoring

SKILL

Quality Control Analysis

SKILL

Critical Thinking

SKILL

Monitoring

SKILL

Complex Problem Solving

ABILITY

Near Vision

ABILITY

Control Precision

ABILITY

Visual Color Discrimination

ABILITY

Arm-Hand Steadiness

ABILITY

Manual Dexterity


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