Scale Operator Career

Job Description: 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.

*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, .

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Scale Operator Career

Salary Info

We do not have salary data for this specific career but we can provide average wages for all careers in the category of Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping

Median Annual Wage

$28,990

Median Hourly Wage

$13.94*

Total Employed Nationally

66,480


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2010 wage data and 2008-2018 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2008-2018). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.

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