Assembly Operator Salary

Median pay for Assembly Operators in the United States is around $13.75 per hour. Men account for the majority of Assembly Operators who responded to the questionnaire — 65 percent to be exact. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a large number earn dental coverage. Most Assembly Operators report high levels of job satisfaction. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$10.22 - $20.54
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$14
$21
MEDIAN: $13.66
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Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $10.22 - $20.54
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $14.94 - $32.27
Annual Data $0$46K
Bonus $1,000
Profit Sharing $826
Total Pay (?
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$21,780 - $46,581
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 90

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Job Description for Assembly Operator

  • Fit, align, and assemble parts according to established procedures, blueprints, or schematics.

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Pay by Experience Level for Assembly Operator

Pay by Experience for an Assembly Operator has a positive trend. An entry-level Assembly Operator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $27,000 based on 62 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Assembly Operator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Assembly Operator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 26 salaries. An Assembly Operator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 7 salaries.

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Key Stats for Assembly Operator

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Assembly Operator Salaries

Mid-Career
▲23%

Experienced
▲20%

Late-Career
▲10%

National Average
$30,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 10%
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