Entry-Level Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Operator Salary

An Entry-Level Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Operator earns an average wage of $13.63 per hour. A skill in Machine Programming, Manufacturing is associated with high pay for this job.

$23,489 - $75,500
$23K
$33K
$76K
MEDIAN: $33,252
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$10.48 - $17.38
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MEDIAN: $13.63
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$23,489 - $75,500  
   
Bonus
$196.68 - $5,128  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $5,918  
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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$22,494 - $40,014  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 34
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$10.48 - $17.38  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$15.46 - $25.06  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$196.68 - $5,128  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $5,918  
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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$22,494 - $40,014  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 870

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Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Operator Advice

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

Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Operator in Oxford:
"General setup info and practical knowledge."
Learn how to setup for machining parts and how to use all precision measuring devices like dial gages.

Key Stats for Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Operator

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 143 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
84%
5-9 years
11%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Operator Salaries

Machine Programming, Manufacturing
▲13%

Equipment Maintenance
▲9%

▲4%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▲4%

▲3%


National Average
$31,000

Precision Measurement
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 143 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 39%
dental benefits
None: 32%
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