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Electrical Discharge Machine (EDM) Operator Salary

An Electrical Discharge Machine (EDM) Operator earns an average wage of $15.01 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$10.90 - $21.71
(Median)
$11
$15
$22
MEDIAN: $15.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.90 - $21.71  
   
Overtime
$15.99 - $33.21  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,872  
   
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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$25,931 - $52,532  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 46

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Job Description for Electrical Discharge Machine (EDM) Operator

  • Monitor product through entire job process.
  • Inspect and test finished products for quality.
  • Adjust, set up, and operate machines per job order.
  • Develop and maintain inspection procedures for precision machinery and inspect parts.

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Experience Affects Electrical Discharge Machine (EDM) Operator Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 23%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$34,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 12%
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