Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Operator is $16.56
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Operators?
An entry-level Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Operator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.69 based on 65 salaries. An early career Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Operator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average …Read more
What Do Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Operators Do?
CNC (Computer Numerically Controlled) operators work in machinist positions in production facilities. CNC operators work with various shop machines to fabricate parts for assembly, usually from various metal compounds. They also set up their assigned machines for parts assembly runs, and then test the machines to ensure proper execution of the run. CNC operators also make adjustments as necessary to ensure the piece being fabricated or cut conforms to listed specifications. As each production …Read more