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Precision Grinder Salary

A sizeable majority of Precision Grinders in the United States are men. In this role, average pay is around $17.50 per hour. A strong majority report receiving medical coverage from their employers and more than half collect dental insurance. The majority of Precision Grinders claim high levels of job satisfaction. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.
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$11.95 - $23.39
(Median)
$12
$17
$23
MEDIAN: $17.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Hourly Rate 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$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.95 - $23.39  
   
Overtime
$17.56 - $36.08  
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$26K$52K$78K
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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$26,150 - $54,014  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 145

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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. Average salaries for inexperienced employees average out to around $31K, but folks who have five to 10 years of experience earn a higher median of $36K. Precision Grinders claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $40K. Survey participants who have worked for more than two decades report bringing in $49K on average.

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 28%

Experienced
up arrow 5%

National Average
$39,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

Entry-Level
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
31%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 63%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 18%
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