Machinist in Seattle Salary

A Machinist in Seattle, Washington earns an average wage of $24.50 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Blueprints, CAD/CAM, and Machine Programming, Manufacturing.

$15.10 - $38.81
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MEDIAN: $24.50
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Hourly Rate
$15.10 - $38.81  
   
Overtime
$30.52  
Local Annualized Data (?
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Bonus
$5,500  
   
Total Pay (?
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$31,627 - $87,665  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26

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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Machinist

Pay by Experience for a Machinist has a positive trend. An entry-level Machinist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 10 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Machinist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Machinist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 9 salaries. A Machinist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 8 salaries.

Key Stats for Machinist

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
29%
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Experience Affects Machinist Salaries

Late-Career
▲40%

Experienced
▲14%

National Average
$51,000

Mid-Career
▼12%

Entry-Level
▼22%

Skills That Affect Machinist Salaries

Blueprints
▲18%

CAD/CAM
▲18%

Machine Programming, Manufacturing
▲15%

Precision Machining
▲6%

National Average
$51,000

CNC/NC
▼1%

Machine Operation
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 27%