Assembly Operators in the United States take home approximately $13.67 per hour on average. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. Men make up the majority of Assembly Operators (66 percent) survey respondents. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$9.77 - $20.62
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$14
$21
MEDIAN: $13.67
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.77 - $20.62  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$15.08 - $31.34  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$500  
   
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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$20,478 - $46,492  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 100

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Job Description for Assembly Operator

  • Fit, align, and assemble parts according to established procedures, blueprints, or schematics.

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Pay by Experience Level for Assembly Operator

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


The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $27K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $36K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Assembly Operators make a median salary of $36K. Folks who claim more than 20 years of relevant experience actually report a comparatively lower median income of $33K.

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Key Stats for Assembly Operator

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
048
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
8%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Assembly Operator Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 22%

Mid-Career
up arrow 22%

Late-Career
up arrow 12%

National Average
$30,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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