An Assembly Line Worker earns an average wage of $12.68 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this career.
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$23,900 - $64,564
$24K
$36K
$65K
MEDIAN: $35,500
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90%

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$8.99 - $19.02
$9
$13
$19
MEDIAN: $12.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$23,900 - $64,564  
   
Bonus
$600  
Profit Sharing
$4,250  
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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$19,503 - $43,001  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$8.99 - $19.02  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.14  
Overtime
$12.33 - $28.06  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$600  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,250  
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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$19,503 - $43,001  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 274

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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.

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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.

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Pay by Experience Level for Assembly Line Worker

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

Assembly Line Worker Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Assembly Line Worker?

Assembly Line Worker in Twin Falls:
"Very fast paced."
Pros: I really like the consistency of the hours and the work. Its a good environment to work thoroughly and efficiently.
Cons: There is not much room to advance in the company.

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Key Stats for Assembly Line Worker

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 33 votes.
Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Assembly Line Worker Salaries

Late-Career
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Experienced
up arrow 25%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$28,000


Skills That Affect Assembly Line Worker Salaries

Assembler
up arrow 5%

National Average
$28,000

Machine Operation
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
17%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
dental benefits
None: 33%
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