Computer-controlled tool operator

High Demand! A career that Kansas businesses are currently struggling to hire for because there aren't enough people who are trained for it, or interested in working in it, to fill all open positions.
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Operate computer-controlled tools, machines, or robots to process parts, tools or other work pieces. Set up and maintain equipment when needed.

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Job Growth & Salary Info


Growth Projection: Growth

Median Salary: $42,960


Growth Projection: Decline

Median Salary: $42,260

Jobs labeled Growth or Extreme Growth have promising projections for the future, meaning industry's need for the job will continue to increase.
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