Wafer Fab Operator Salary

The average Wafer Fab Operator in the United States earns approximately $15.67 per hour. Earnings sit near $11.94 per hour on the lower side but can approach $22.01 on the higher side. Male Wafer Fab Operators are more prevalent than women among those who took the survey — 69 percent of professionals. Work is reasonably fulfilling for most Wafer Fab Operators — the majority report average levels of job satisfaction. A large number get medical and dental insurance, and a majority get vision plans, too. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$20,134 - $59,598

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$11.94 - $22.01

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$20,134 - $59,598  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,457  
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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$25,097 - $52,672  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 10
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.94 - $22.01  
   
Overtime
$16.77 - $32.79  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,457  
   
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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$25,097 - $52,672  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 61
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Job Description for Wafer Fab Operator

  • Report problems with equipment, materials and environment.
  • Calibrate and operate wafer processing equipment, checking for quality and measurements.
  • Follow clean room procedures and guidelines.
  • Log hours, materials and equipment information.

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Experience Affects Wafer Fab Operator Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 22%

National Average
$35,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 85%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 11%
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