Production Machinist Salary (United States)

The average wage for a Production Machinist is $15.87 per hour.
Production Machinist Salary (?
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$23,672 - $81,219
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $41,252
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Production Machinist Salary (?
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$10.82 - $23.55
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$23,672 - $81,219  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,945  
Profit Sharing
$220.00 - $1,200  
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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$23,497 - $55,059  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 17
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.82 - $23.55  
   
Overtime
$16.71 - $36.32  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,945  
   
Profit Sharing
$220.00 - $1,200  
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).
)
$23,497 - $55,059  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 286
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Job Description for Production Machinist

  • Measure, examine, and test completed units to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications.
  • Detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining and adjust machine controls as necessary.
  • Operate various types of machine tools to perform progressive machining.
  • Calculate dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments.
  • Select, align, and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines.

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Experience Affects Production Machinist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%
Experienced
up arrow 9%
Mid-Career
0%
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$37,000
Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
7%
female alumni
 
Male
93%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 56%
vision benefits Vision: 38% employee benefits None: 19%