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Mid-Career Machinist Set Up Operator Salary

For Mid-Career Machinist Set Up Operators, hourly average wages total $17.52 per hour. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a majority collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$34,244 - $58,900
(Median)
$34K
$41K
$59K
MEDIAN: $40,617
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$13.89 - $21.74
(Median)
$14
$18
$22
MEDIAN: $17.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$34,244 - $58,900  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,037  
Profit Sharing
$1,179 - $4,600  
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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$30,471 - $56,259  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 14
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$13.89 - $21.74  
   
Overtime
$20.97 - $32.62  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,037  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,179 - $4,600  
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).
)
$30,471 - $56,259  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 187

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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Machinist Set Up Operator Salaries

Machine Operation
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Blueprints
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CNC/NC
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Precision Machining
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National Average
$41,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 65%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 15%
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