Entry-Level Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist Salary

The average rate for an Entry-Level Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist is $15.61 per hour.

$26,954 - $51,641
$27K
$40K
$52K
MEDIAN: $39,610
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$11.63 - $20.27
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MEDIAN: $15.61
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$26,954 - $51,641  
   
Bonus
$225.00 - $2,750  
Profit Sharing
$293.61 - $4,085  
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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$25,472 - $48,871  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 43
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.63 - $20.27  
   
Overtime
$17.21 - $30.65  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$225.00 - $2,750  
   
Profit Sharing
$293.61 - $4,085  
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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$25,472 - $48,871  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 829

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Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist in Lexington:
"I wish I knew how many hours some companies demand a week."
Understand that there is some stress involved with creating a quality part in a short amount of time. It is imperative that you learn to use your time wisely, by fully designing a proper course of processing to create a part from raw stock to a fully finished presentable part.

Key Stats for Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 118 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
19%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist Salaries

Machine Programming, Manufacturing
▲3%

▲2%

CAD/CAM
▲2%

▲1%


Precision Measurement
▲1%

National Average
$35,000


Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) / Automation
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 118 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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