Machinist Set Up Operator with Blueprints Skills Salary

The average Machinist Set Up Operator with Blueprints skills earns approximately $17.63 per hour. Total cash earnings of Machinist Set Up Operators with Blueprints skills range from $28K on the low end to $58K on the high end; the final amount can include bonuses and profit sharing proceeds that occasionally exceed $6K and $5K, respectively. Geography and career length each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Although a fair number have medical coverage and more than half have dental coverage, roughly one in five claim no health benefits at all. Among folks in this role, job satisfaction levels approximately match the national average. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$30,410 - $79,847
$30K
$42K
$80K
MEDIAN: $42,000
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$12.75 - $23.86
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MEDIAN: $17.63
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$30,410 - $79,847  
   
Bonus
$433.59 - $6,183  
Profit Sharing
$300.00 - $5,000  
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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$27,946 - $57,924  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.75 - $23.86  
   
Overtime
$19.59 - $35.17  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$433.59 - $6,183  
   
Profit Sharing
$300.00 - $5,000  
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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$27,946 - $57,924  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 373

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Pay by Experience Level for Machinist Set Up Operator

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


For Machinist Set Up Operators with Blueprints skills, more experience in the field does not usually mean bigger paychecks. The average inexperienced worker's salary is approximately $36K, and people with five to 10 years of experience bring in more at around $41K on average. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $44K in this role. After two decades in the workforce, the average Machinist Set Up Operator generally earns more than ever; median pay for this group is estimated at $50K.

Key Stats for Machinist Set Up Operator

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 79 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
18%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Machinist Set Up Operator Salaries

Late-Career
▲25%

Experienced
▲8%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$40,000

Entry-Level
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 79 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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