Assembly Operator Salary
Earnings for Assembly Operators in the United States come in at around $13.67 per hour on average. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Most Assembly Operators like their work and job satisfaction is high. Male Assembly Operators who responded to the survey are more common than women; more than half (68 percent) are men.
|Hourly Rate||$9.84 - $20.67|
|Overtime||$15.01 - $31.75|
|Total Pay (||$20,328 - $46,058|
Job Description for Assembly Operator
- Fit, align, and assemble parts according to established procedures, blueprints, or schematics.
Pay by Experience Level for Assembly Operator
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
The average beginner in this position makes around $27K, but folks who have been around for five to 10 years see a markedly higher median salary of $36K. Assembly Operators who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $36K. People who have worked for 20 years or more actually report earning less than people who are in the middle of their careers; the veterans take home a mere $33K by contrast.
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