Assembler Salary

The average wage for an Assembler is $12.59 per hour. A skill in Electronic Troubleshooting is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
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$19,884 - $51,974
(Median)
$20K
$31K
$52K
MEDIAN: $30,595
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$9.11 - $17.84
(Median)
$9
$13
$18
MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$19,884 - $51,974  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,028  
Profit Sharing
$19.49 - $5,068  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$19,492 - $41,411  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 80
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.11 - $17.84  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.23  
Overtime
$12.92 - $25.89  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,028  
   
Profit Sharing
$19.49 - $5,068  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$19,492 - $41,411  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,633
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Job Description for Assembler

  • Position, align, fasten and install piping, fixtures, or wiring and electrical components to form assemblies or subassemblies, using hand tools, rivet guns, and welding equipment.
  • Construct or assemble an entire product or component of a product.

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Pay by Experience Level for Assembler

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $28,117

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Assembler Reviews

What is it like working as an Assembler?

Assembler in Yuba City:
"Custom made orchard sprayers."
Pros: Building heavy machinery and the satisfaction of completing each sprayer.
Cons: Running out of parts.

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Experience Affects Assembler Salaries




National Average
$28,000


Skills That Affect Assembler Salaries

Electronic Troubleshooting
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Machine Operation
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Tools
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Assembler
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National Average
$28,000

Soldering
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Electronic Equipment Installation
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 247 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
medical benefits
Vision: 48%
dental benefits
None: 25%
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