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Precision Grinder Salary

Men make up the majority of Precision Grinders in the United States, bringing in about $17.43 per hour. A strong majority enjoy medical while a majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a little less than one-half. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Precision Grinders. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$11.81 - $23.54
(Median)
$12
$17
$24
MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.81 - $23.54  
   
Overtime
$17.49 - $35.92  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,066  
   
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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$25,690 - $54,119  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 143

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Job Description for Precision Grinder

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

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Pay by Experience Level for Precision Grinder

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


Experience and income seem to be closely related; in general, the survey respondents who had worked for more years reported higher incomes. Relatively untried employees who have fewer than five years of experience earn around $31K on average. People who have worked for five to 10 years can expect a higher median salary of $36K. Precision Grinders see a median salary of $41K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Average wages for folks with more than 20 years of experience come out to around $50K.

Precision Grinder Reviews

What is it like working as a Precision Grinder?

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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Experience Affects Precision Grinder Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 29%

Experienced
up arrow 6%

National Average
$38,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

Entry-Level
up arrow 20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 31 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 63%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 18%