How much does a Grinder make in the United States? The average Grinder salary in the United States is $39,550 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $32,648 and $49,014. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Grinder

Grinder operates grinding machines to assemble products and product parts to established blueprint and engineering specifications. Selects, mounts, attaches and calibrates a variety of attachments to grind angles, contours, lines, spheres, etc. on to surfaces. Being a Grinder requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Grinder works under moderate supervision. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be a Grinder typically requires 1-3 years of related experience, or may need 0 years of experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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Delek US Holdings, Inc. engages in the integrated downstream energy business in the United States. The company's Refining segment processes crude oil and other purchased feedstocks for the manufacture of various grades of gasoline, diesel fuel, aviation fuel, asphalt, and other petroleum-based products that are distrib... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2019
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Skills associated with Grinder: Reading Blueprints/Diagrams, Precision Machining, Calibration, Assembly ...More

Salary estimation for Grinder at companies like : ARMSTRONG FLOORING INC, Delek US Holdings, Inc., LANDEC CORP

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