Average Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmer Hourly Pay

$23.02
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$1,964
Bonus
$1,556
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The average hourly pay for a Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmer is $23.02.
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$16.45
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$23.02
90%
$31.38
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Hourly Rate
$16 - $31
Bonus
$299 - $7,081
Profit Sharing
$650 - $7,000
Total Pay
$36,771 - $78,059

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Job Description for Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmer

Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmer Tasks
  • Program, test, and revise machine programming.
  • Tooling and design of machining, including electric and sand core molds, mills, and lathes.
  • Analyze blueprints and job orders before programming and compare results with original specifications.
  • Sequence automatic machine operations and select cutting tools.

Job Satisfaction for Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmer

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Popular Skills for Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmer

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

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

An entry-level Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $16.39 based on 23 salaries. An early career Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.07 based on 308 salaries. A mid-career Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.44 based on 314 salaries. An experienced Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.17 based on 396 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $27.
Employees with Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Programmer in their job title in Portland, Oregon earn an average of 19.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (19.2% more) and Los Angeles, California (14.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cleveland, Ohio (6.7% less) and Dallas, Texas (2.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,405 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.6%
Early Career
21.9%
Mid Career
22.3%
Experienced
28.2%
Late Career
25.9%