$30370 per year
Hand Polishing Workers with little to no experience tend to make between $19800 and $23080 while the more experienced ones make over $35960 per year.
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1 of the easiest ways to increase your salary as A Hand Polishing Worker is to move to a higher paying state like VT. Right now, the highest paying states for Hand Polishing Workers are VT, CT, MA, MN and ME.
However a higher pay at VT doesn’t guarantee that you will make more because the living expenses at VT might be 2x higher than where you are currently at now.
3 other factors that can increase your salary as A Hand Polishing Worker is the degree you hold, the industry you work in and lastly the company you work for (bigger companies like the Fortune 500 companies tend to pay more).
Recommended degree level
High School Diploma (or GED)
We asked other Hand Polishing Workers what degree they had when they got the job and most of them said they had a No degree followed by High School Diploma.
Other than that we also asked them what did they major in and here are the most popular majors that came up.
Another popular question from our readers is what makes A Hand Polishing Worker successful or would they be good in this career.
Well, we found that most successful Hand Polishing Workers have these 5 skillsets.
|Quality Control Analysis|
In addition to that, 1 common characteristic among successful Hand Polishing Workers is they are good at Attention to Detail. Here are the top 5 common characteristics.
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Best personality for this career
The Builders and The Organizers
You can read more about these career personality types here.
People who are suitable for this job tends to like work activities that include practical, hands-on problems and solutions. They like working with plants, animals, and real-world materials like wood, tools, and machinery. Many of the careers require working outside, and do not involve a lot of paperwork or working closely with others.
They also like following set procedures and routines. They like working with data and details more than with ideas.
They set up, operate, or tend machines to coat or paint any of a wide variety of products, including glassware, cloth, ceramics, metal, plastic, paper, or wood, with lacquer, silver, copper, rubber, varnish, glaze, enamel, oil, or rust-proofing materials.
They set up, operate, or tend machines that cut or slice materials, such as glass, stone, cork, rubber, tobacco, food, paper, or insulating material.
They perform precision smoothing, sharpening, polishing, or grinding of metal objects.
They operate or tend machines to prepare industrial or consumer products for storage or shipment. Includes cannery workers who pack food products.
They attend to live farm, ranch, or aquacultural animals that may include cattle, sheep, swine, goats, horses and other equines, poultry, finfish, shellfish, and bees. Attend to animals produced for animal products, such as meat, fur, skins, feathers, eggs, milk, and honey. Duties may include feeding, watering, herding, grazing, castrating, branding, de-beaking, weighing, catching, and loading animals. May maintain records on animals; examine animals to detect diseases and injuries; assist in birth deliveries; and administer medications, vaccinations, or insecticides as appropriate. May clean and maintain animal housing areas. Includes workers who shear wool from sheep, and collect eggs in hatcheries.