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Conveyor Operator and Tender Salary, Earnings and Wage Information

  Pay Period Low Median High
  Hourly $8.25 $13.09 $19.24
  Annual $17,200 $27,200 $40,000
  • “High” indicates 90% of workers earn less and 10% earn more.
  • “Median” indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
  • “Low” indicates 10% of workers earn less and 90% earn more.
  • “N/A” indicates the data is not available.

Notes: The yearly wage data presented above represents U.S. workers who are employed full-time with year-round schedules.

Occupation Description

Conveyor Operators and Tenders control or tend conveyors that move materials to and from stockpiles, departments, processing stations, or vehicles. They may control routing and speed of materials.