Precision Grinder Salary

Men make up the majority of Precision Grinders in the United States, and the nationwide average salary in this area lies in the neighborhood of $17.13 per hour. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. While just under one in four report receiving no health benefits, a strong majority do receive medical coverage, and around half have dental, as well. Most people in this profession are content with their work, and moderate levels of job satisfaction are reported. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$39,430 - $46,255
$44K
MEDIAN: $44,138
50%

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$11.84 - $24.57
$12
$17
$25
MEDIAN: $17.13
10%
50%
90%

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$0$55K
Salary $44,138
Bonus $1,000
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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$25,359 - $55,362
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $11.84 - $24.57
Overtime $16.37 - $36.08
Annual Data $0$55K
Bonus $1,000
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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$25,359 - $55,362
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 151

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Job Description for Precision Grinder

Precision grinders are responsible for grinding metal and other materials, as well as making tools, operating grinders, and following specifications to achieve the correct requirements for each part. They should be able to multitask on a variety of projects and use hand tools such as pliers and screwdrivers to facilitate their work, and they're also tasked with operating angle grinders to arrange parts and measuring with precise instrumentation.

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Precision Grinder Tasks

  • Operate grinder.
  • Perform minor machine repair as necessary.
  • Establish correct relationships between interrelated dimensions and radii and maintain extremely close tolerances.
  • Dismantle and reassemble parts as necessary to perform grinding operations.
  • Set up grinding equipment, set proper angle and radii and dress wheels to shape.

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Pay by Experience Level for Precision Grinder

Pay by Experience for a Precision Grinder has a positive trend. An entry-level Precision Grinder with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 73 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Precision Grinder with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Precision Grinder which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 28 salaries. A Precision Grinder with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 51 salaries.

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Q: What is it like working as a Precision Grinder?

Precision Grinder in Gastonia:
"Pockets are Empty."
Get your money up front know one around here seems to get a increase in pay!!!

Precision Grinder in Russia:
"Precision Grinding."
Pros: Very good high skilled job lots of skill and talent needed.
Cons: The job is very stressful an overwhelming at times.

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Key Stats for Precision Grinder

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
35%
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Experience Affects Precision Grinder Salaries

Late-Career
▲22%

Experienced
▲1%

National Average
$38,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼20%

Skills That Affect Precision Grinder Salaries

Grinding Tools
▲6%

National Average
$38,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
no benefits
None: 23%
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