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Wood Sawing Machine Operators

Operate wood sawing machines.

Quick Facts


Below the statewide median
$23.76 / hour    Read more about wages


Above statewide average
Growth rate:  6.7%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Cut industrial materials in preparation for fabrication or processing.
  • Lift materials or workpieces using cranes or other lifting equipment.
  • Maneuver workpieces in equipment during production.
  • Mount attachments or tools onto production equipment.
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Job Title Examples:

Machine Operator
Rip Saw Operator

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