Assembly Line Worker Salary
|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).)
|$19,904 - $43,902|
|Hourly Rate||$9.24 - $19.01|
|Overtime||$13.27 - $27.59|
|Total Pay (||$19,904 - $43,902|
Job Description for Assembly Line Worker
Assembly line workers aid in the assembly of products during the manufacturing process. They use a variety of factory machinery, hand tools, and computers to complete their piece of the assembly process. The specifics duties of this job vary by the employer and industry. For example, depending on the employer and position, the assembly line worker might be responsible for several parts of the assembly at different points. Parts of the assembly process may require advanced skills and/or specific education.Read More...
The assembly line worker functions as one part of a potentially large team. As the work is often repetitive, the assembly line worker should be able to perform monotonous work at a fixed rate of speed for long periods while remaining focused and minimizing mistakes. Applicants for these positions typically must be physically fit and possess good endurance, and many assembly tasks require the line worker to possess good coordination and dexterity. The assembly line worker should be able to work quickly and with minimal direct supervision.
For many basic assembly line positions, a high school diploma or equivalent is typically sufficient education. Experience in manufacturing may be required or preferred. In certain industries, some assembly line workers may need to learn how to use advanced equipment, such as robotics, computers, and the assembly of certain objects; employers may offer on-the-job training for most tasks. Specific education may be required or preferred depending on the needs of the position.
Assembly Line Worker Tasks
- Assemble, attach, and test pre-manufactured components or parts.
- Communicate with supervisors regarding warehouse inventory and maintain documentation.
- Lift, handle, load, and unload products.
- Prepare products for shipping.
Assembly Line Worker Job Listings
Pay by Experience Level for Assembly Line Worker
Pay by Experience for an Assembly Line Worker has a positive trend. An entry-level Assembly Line Worker with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 215 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Assembly Line Worker with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 48 salaries. An experienced Assembly Line Worker which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 22 salaries. An Assembly Line Worker with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 13 salaries.
Assembly Line Worker Reviews
Related Job Salaries
Key Stats for Assembly Line Worker
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 38 votes.