Avg. Base Hourly Rate (GBP)
The average hourly pay for a Manual Machinist is £11.60
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Manual Machinists?
An early career Manual Machinist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £8.68 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Manual Machinist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £10.24 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Manual Machinist …Read more
What Do Manual Machinists Do?
Manual machinists are skilled workers who use machine tools in manufacturing plants to cut, shave, slice, drill, and otherwise manipulate a variety of hard surfaces, from wood to glass to metals. While the name implies the hands-on use of these tools, the reality is that many of the lathes, drills, saws, and other implements now have computer controls to assist the manual machinist. Because modern appliances and other components that will use the pieces created by manual machinists can require …Read more
- Perform a variety of manual milling operations such as lathing, milling, cutting, drilling, turning, taping, sawing, grinding and boring.
- Design and fabricate custom tools.
- Use a variety of milling tools such as Engine Lathe, Vertical Boring Mill, Horizontal Boring Mill, Bridgeports, Band Saws, Radial Arm Drills, Calipers, Micrometers, and Scales.
- Read blue prints and other CAD design documents.