Machine Builder Salary (United States)

A Machine Builder earns an average wage of $18.84 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job.
Machine Builder Total Pay (?
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$30,088 - $58,108
(Median)
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44K
58K
MEDIAN: $48,538
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Machine Builder Total Pay (?
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$12.72 - $25.85
(Median)
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26
MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$30,088 - $58,108  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,043  
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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$29,504 - $62,407  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 146
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.72 - $25.85  
   
Overtime
$15.10 - $35.64  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,043  
   
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).
)
$29,504 - $62,407  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 146
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Job Description for Machine Builder
  • Pull parts from inventory to assemble device.
  • Read and interpret process documentation, drawings, prints, diagrams, and/or schematics.
  • Complete paperwork such as work orders, forms and checklists associated with assembly of device.
  • Assemble mechanical devices including mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic systems.
  • Test, troubleshoot, and inspect assembled products for defects.

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Pay by Experience Level for Machine Builder
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Machine Builder Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 22%
Experienced
up arrow 6%
National Average
$43,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 6%
Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Skills That Affect Machine Builder Salaries

Precision Machining
up arrow 9%
Manufacturing Fabrication
up arrow 2%
National Average
$43,000
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Gender
Female
4%
female alumni
 
Male
96%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
31%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 56%
vision benefits Vision: 34% employee benefits None: 17%
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