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Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) Operator and Programmer Salary

A Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) Operator and Programmer earns an average wage of $18.66 per hour. A skill in GD&T is associated with high pay for this job.
$34,126 - $67,406
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $47,709
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$13.66 - $25.27
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National Salary Data

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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$34,126 - $67,406  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,957  
Profit Sharing
$198.66 - $6,851  
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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$30,429 - $60,660  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 66
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.66 - $25.27  
   
Overtime
$20.73 - $37.43  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,957  
   
Profit Sharing
$198.66 - $6,851  
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).
)
$30,429 - $60,660  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 323
United States (change)

Job Description for Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) Operator and Programmer

Coordinate measuring machine (CMM) programmers create inspection programs for coordinate measuring machines, devices that measures objects' physical characteristics such as dimensions and other geometrical qualities. The machine is used during the manufacturing and assembly process, specifically during the automated production process. The CMM programmer’s responsibility is to ensure the machine is properly working through programming scripts and tests.

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Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) Operator and Programmer Tasks

  • Write or edit programs for precision machinery.
  • Ensure that precision machinery is in working condition and proprely calibrated.
  • Determine program requirements based on design and engineering requirements.
  • Operate precision machinery as needed.

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Pay by Experience Level for Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) Operator and Programmer

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

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Experience Affects Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) Operator and Programmer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 16%

Experienced
up arrow 9%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$44,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Skills That Affect Coordinate Measuring Machine (CMM) Operator and Programmer Salaries

GD&T
up arrow 13%

National Average
$44,000

Blueprints
up arrow 1%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 81 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 9%