Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist is $18.70
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinists?
An entry-level Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.79 based on 21 salaries. An early career Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average …Read more
What Do Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Machinists Do?
Computer numerically controlled (CNC) machinists are responsible for operating machine tools to create metallic pieces. They set up industrial machinery and oversee its functioning. CNC machinists must be able to interpret and use blueprints for specific piece design, as well as calibrate equipment to follow product specifications. They also follow strict company and industry safety regulations, as well as a tightly controlled sequence of functions.
CNC machinists must be able to communicate …Read more
- Determine the sequence of machine operations and develop programs that run the machine tools.
- Retest and rewrite CNC programs to ensure proper functioning.