Precision Grinder Salary

Male Precision Grinders number significantly more than their female counterparts, and average earnings in this role come out to $17.01 per hour in the United States. Most workers in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Nearly one-fifth of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, a strong majority report medical coverage and the greater part claim dental coverage as well. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$11.76 - $22.78
(Median)
$12
$17
$23
MEDIAN: $17.00
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50%
90%

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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.76 - $22.78  
   
Overtime
$16.56 - $35.25  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$300.00  
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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$26,130 - $54,726  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 184
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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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Survey takers who work as Precision Grinders usually report a few specific skills. Grinding Tools and Precision Machining are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. Skills that pay less than market rate include Precision Machining.

Pay by Experience Level for Precision Grinder

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


Experience is an important factor influencing the compensation of Precision Grinders. Survey participants with less than five years' experience pocket $31K on average, but those with five to 10 years of experience enjoy a much bigger median of $39K. Precision Grinders with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $42K. Seasoned workers who boast more than two decades of relevant experience enjoy a median salary of $47K, which is substantially larger than the medians reported by folks with fewer years on their resumes.

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 24%

Experienced
up arrow 10%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$38,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Skills That Affect Precision Grinder Salaries

Grinding Tools
up arrow 6%

National Average
$38,000

Precision Machining
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
medical benefits
Vision: 48%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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