How much does a Furnace Operator/Tender make in Louisiana? The average Furnace Operator/Tender salary in Louisiana is $39,716 as of March 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $32,142 and $49,307. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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25% $32,142 10% $25,247 90% $58,038 75% $49,307 $39,716 50%(Median)
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Furnace Operator/Tender sets-up, operates, maintains, and controls furnaces to melt metal to specified temperatures. Adjusts controls to regulate the furnace and to maintain specified temperature. Being a Furnace Operator/Tender requires a high school diploma or its equivalent and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Additionally, Furnace Operator/Tender relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision; typically reports to a supervisor or manager. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is expected. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $37,869 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $40,825 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $36,400 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $38,547 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $36,400 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $40,364 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $38,215 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $36,731 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $41,068 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $38,215 Date Updated March 26, 2020
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