Scale Operator Career

*A job as a Scale Operator falls under the broader career category of Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping. The information on this page will generally apply to all careers in this category. We are still seeking more specific information about this career from experts in this field. If you can provide us with more information, .

Job Description for Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping : Weigh, measure, and check materials, supplies, and equipment for the purpose of keeping relevant records. Duties are primarily clerical by nature. Includes workers who collect and keep record of samples of products or materials.


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Salary Info

Median Annual Wage

$30,340

Median Hourly Wage

$14.59*

Total Employed Nationally

69,990


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics May 2013 wage data and 2012-2022 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2012-2022). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.