Drill Press Operator Salary

The average wage for a Drill Press Operator is $13.42 per hour.

$9.06 - $17.56
MEDIAN: $13.44

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Hourly Data $0$22
Hourly Rate $9.06 - $17.56
Overtime $22.50
Annual Data $0$39K
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
$18,976 - $39,453
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

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Job Description for Drill Press Operator

  • Set up and operate drill press within safety guidelines.
  • Maintain equipment and keep a clean work area.
  • Verify fit to specifications and adjust drill press.
  • Interpret blueprints and work orders to complete assignments.

Drill Press Operator Job Listings

Drill Press Operator Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Drill Press Operator?

Drill Press Operator in Canton:
"Get along with people."
Know your blue prints.

Drill Press Operator in Youngstown:
Pay attention to every detail and peice of information on a blueprint. The answers are there, they must be acknowledged. Don't let anyone tell you how to do or setup your job unless you are not confident and are seeking advice. You make this machine productive, no one else.

Key Stats for Drill Press Operator

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Years in Fields/Career:
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Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
no benefits
None: 25%