Production Machinist Salary (United States)

The average wage for a Production Machinist is $15.86 per hour.
Production Machinist Total Pay (?
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$23,966 - $80,473
(Median)
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80K
MEDIAN: $43,618
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Production Machinist Total Pay (?
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$10.78 - $23.35
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MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$23,966 - $80,473  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,937  
Profit Sharing
$196.53 - $1,190  
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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$23,567 - $55,036  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 318
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.78 - $23.35  
   
Overtime
$16.68 - $36.04  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,937  
   
Profit Sharing
$196.53 - $1,190  
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).
)
$23,567 - $55,036  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 318
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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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Pay by Experience Level for Production Machinist

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

Experience Affects Production Machinist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 22%
Experienced
up arrow 10%
Mid-Career
0%
National Average
$38,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

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Gender

Female
7%
female alumni
 
Male
93%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

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