The average pay for a Machinist Set Up Operator with Precision Measurement skills is $17.58 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$12.45 - $23.51
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.45 - $23.51  
   
Overtime
$18.19 - $37.40  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$2,500  
   
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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$26,720 - $59,212  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 60

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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.

Key Stats for Machinist Set Up Operator

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
22%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Machinist Set Up Operator Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 6%

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

Late-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$42,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 24%
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