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Average Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmer Salary in United Kingdom

£27,658
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£1,350
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The average salary for a Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmer in United Kingdom is £27,658.
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£19k
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£28k
90%
£35k
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What Do Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmers Do?

Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmer Tasks
  • Program, test, and revise machine programming.
  • Tooling and design of machining, including electric and sand core molds, mills, and lathes.
  • Analyze blueprints and job orders before programming and compare results with original specifications.
  • Sequence automatic machine operations and select cutting tools.

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What Are Popular Skills for Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmers?

Skills in Machine Programming, Manufacturing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Computer Aided Design (CAD), Precision Machining, CNC/NC and CAD/CAM.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmers?

An early career Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £24,442 based on 23 salaries. A mid-career Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £29,043 based on 16 salaries. An experienced Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £29,011 based on 33 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £30,578.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 91 survey responses.
Early Career
25.3%
Mid Career
17.6%
Experienced
36.3%
Late Career
20.9%