An Operator Lathe earns an average wage of $14.46 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
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).
$24,166 - $52,358
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 38
Job Description for Operator Lathe
Operate and maintain lathe equipment for optimal performance.
Track production and work changes in logs.
Analyze designs and work orders for salient information to create job plan and resource needs.