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Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders Salary, Earnings and Wage Information

  Pay Period Low Median High
  Hourly $8.56 $13.43 $21.30
  Annual $17,800 $27,900 $44,300
  • “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

Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders Set up, operate, or tend machines that cut or slice materials, such as glass, stone, cork, rubber, tobacco, food, paper, or insulating material. Exclude “Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders”, “Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic”, and “Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders”.