Average Mid-Career Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Operator and Programmer with Machine Operation Skills Hourly Pay in Houston, Texas

$19.84
Avg. Hourly Rate
$4,600
Bonus
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The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Operator and Programmer with Machine Operation skills in Houston, Texas is $19.84.
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$14.68
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$19.84
90%
$31.13
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Hourly Rate
$15 - $31
Bonus
$0 - $4,600
Total Pay
$32,264 - $64,483

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Job Description for Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Operator and Programmer

Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Operator and Programmer Tasks
  • Properly and safely load and unload castings and raw materials in CNC machinery.
  • Perform daily and regular cleaning and light maintenance tasks on CNC machinery.
  • Use gages and measuring instruments to meet tolerance requirements.
  • Recognize, deploy and properly use inserts, fixtures and tooling.
  • Read and interpret blueprints.

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Popular Skills for Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Operator and Programmer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Operator and Programmer

An early career Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Operator and Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.26 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Operator and Programmer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.88 based on 13 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $28.
Employees with Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Operator and Programmer in their job title in Grand Rapids, Michigan earn an average of 3.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Cleveland, Ohio (0.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (17.0% less), Raleigh, North Carolina (8.8% less) and Los Angeles, California (4.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 28 survey responses.
Early Career
35.7%
Experienced
46.4%
Late Career
17.9%