Remove burrs from rims, edges, and recesses of watch parts.
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Quick Stats

Salary Range
$19,000 – $41,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Burrers do?

Removes burrs from rims, edges, and recesses of watch parts, such as pillar plates and barrel bridges, using burring tool. Inspects parts to ensure removal of burrs, using loupe.

Should I be a Burrer?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Team Player: You're able to listen, communicate, and work with tons of different people.
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.

  • Also known as: Burrer, Hand, Burrer-Marker, Axle, Scraper Burrer

    How to become a Burrer

    Most Burrers have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Bachelor's degree to increase your competitiveness in the field. Chart?chd=s:9aaoaa&chl=no+college+%2881%25%29|||bachelor%27s+%2819%25%29||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,81,81
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