ACCO BRANDS CORP Clip Operator Salary in the United States

How much does a Clip Operator make at companies like ACCO BRANDS CORP in the United States? The average salary for Clip Operator at companies like ACCO BRANDS CORP in the United States is $79,191 as of March 26, 2024, but the range typically falls between $67,248 and $91,133. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities2


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What does a Clip Operator do at companies like ACCO BRANDS CORP?

ACCO Brands, one of the world’s largest suppliers of branded office products, with annual revenues of nearly $2.0 billion, is seeking a Paper Clip Machine Operator to join our Booneville, MS manufacturing team.

This position produces quality paper clips on production line and operates related machinery.  

Duties and Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Loads and operates clip or sealing machines
  • Feeds wire into clip machines, makes adjustments to machine and tooling
  • Responsible for replacing tooling and lubricating of wire clip machines
  • Feeds box machine
  • Inspects clips on a continuous basis to insure quality
  • Oversees related components of conveyor and box closing equipment
  • Clears jam-ups on clip line from box maker thru box closer
  • Assists packer clear jam-ups in sealing machine
  • Checks for all the proper packaging on clip boxes, inserts, bar code labels and cartons
  • Inspects at intervals for proper product numbers on all packaging
  • Maintains all checks and inspection sheets as required
  • Must work in a team environment with clip line operators and packers to insure a continuous non-stop operation of the clip line
  • Interacts with supervisor, lead personnel and peers in Clip Cell department
  • Takes a pro-active role in safety, quality, housekeeping and production
  • Pack finished product into cartons 
  • Help oversee conveyor system of clip line 
  • Clear jam-ups in merge conveyor, box closer and sealing machine 
  • Hand pack clips from spillage and repack damaged boxes
  • Checks for all the proper packaging - boxes, inserts, bar code labels, cartons.  Inspects at intervals for product numbers on all packaging
  • Replenish rolls of film and bar code labels on machine 
  • Must work with line operator as a team to insure a continuous non-stop operation of clip line

Skills and Abilities

  • One plus year machine operating experience required.
  • Experience handling pliers, carton tapers and magnets.
  • Mechanical aptitude, machine operating experience and micrometer reading one plus year required. 
  • Must have a high school diploma or GED. 
  • Must be able to read and comprehend simple English instructions, written correspondence and memos and have the ability to writ simple correspondence to include reports of production.
  • Possess basic math skills to include addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, fractions, and decimals. 
  • Must be able to load raw materials, and use a chain hoist, tape measure, hand tools, shear, knives, heat shoe, bar sealer, razor blades and chopper and to perform the job functions safely.
  • Must be able to lift up to 45 pounds and to stand, stoop, bend, reach.


Education and/or Experience                  

High school diploma or general education degree (GED) or three or more months related experience and/or training

Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  •  Other Requirements: Must wear safety shoes, ear plugs and safety glasses as required by policy

While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly required to stand and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to walk. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms; climb or balance and stoop, and kneel. The employee must regularly lift and /or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and distance vision.


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Average Total Cash Compensation

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The chart shows total cash compensation for the ACCO BRANDS CORP Clip Operator in the United States, which includes base, and annual incentives can vary anywhere from $67,248 to $91,133 with an average total cash compensation of $79,191. Total compensation includes the value of any benefits received in addition to your salary and some of the benefits that are most commonly provided within a total compensation package including bonuses, commissions, paid time off, and Insurance. The total cash compensation may get paid differently by industry, location, and other factors.
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