Machine Assembler Salary
A Machine Assembler earns an average wage of $17.20 per hour. A skill in Blueprints is associated with high pay for this job.
|Hourly Rate||$11.69 - $23.58|
|Overtime||$14.45 - $34.80|
|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).)
|$25,312 - $50,019|
Job Description for Machine Assembler
Machine assemblers are responsible for the assembly, repair, and testing of machines, and commonly use specialized tools and machinery such as roller burnishing machines. The work is mostly physical and involves cleaning, testing, and assembling parts, but problem-solving skills are also beneficial in this position.Read More...
Most machine assemblers work indoors for assembly plants and companies with large work-forces and work closely with machine parts. These companies have safety guidelines which must be met during the workday to prevent accidents, and these assemblers also work with coworkers in production and assembly. They typically have supervisors who are present in the plant or building, and commonly work in industries such as technology, automotive, and appliance manufacturing.
A college degree may be required for this position, while some employers require only a high school diploma and at least one year of relevant assembling experience. Hours can vary in this position depending on the size of the company, and machine assemblers usually work full-time with opportunities for overtime.
Machine Assembler Tasks
- Assemble engines, turbines, or similar equipment.
- Repair or replace damaged parts.
- Inspect, operate, and test products to ensure functioning.
Pay by Experience Level for Machine Assembler
Pay by Experience for a Machine Assembler has a positive trend. An entry-level Machine Assembler with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 29 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Machine Assembler with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Machine Assembler which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 10 salaries. A Machine Assembler with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 11 salaries.
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