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Precision Grinder Salary

Precision Grinders in the United States are largely men, earning an average of $16.97 per hour. For the most part, Precision Grinders enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to a fair number, and a majority earn dental coverage. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.
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$10.97 - $22.79
(Median)
$11
$17
$23
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.97 - $22.79  
   
Overtime
$16.41 - $35.98  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,051  
   
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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$24,833 - $54,011  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 133
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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.


Precision Grinders who reported more years of relevant experience also reported higher earnings. Precision Grinders in the early stages of their careers take home approximately $31K on average. The average for people in the five-to-10 year group is only a little larger at $35K. Precision Grinders bring in $40K after working for 10 to 20 years. Precision Grinders who have spent more than 20 years on the job report earning a significantly higher median of $51K.

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.

Experience Affects Precision Grinder Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 36%

Experienced
up arrow 6%

National Average
$38,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
7 %
Male
93 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 63%
vision benefits Vision: 44% employee benefits None: 18%