$33,463
Avg. Salary
$12.17
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$405

Bonus

$450

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Embroidery Machine Operator is $12.17 per hour.

The average pay for an Embroidery Machine Operator is $33,463 per year.

10%
$9.62
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$12.17
50%
$15.89
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MEDIAN $12.17
10%
$21k
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$33k
50%
$172k
90%
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MEDIAN $33,463
$20,898 - $171,540
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MEDIAN: $33,463
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$0$171K
Salary $20,898 - $171,540
Bonus $15.10 - $1,521
Profit Sharing $450
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).
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$20,211 - $35,622
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 26
Hourly Data $0$23
Hourly Rate $9.62 - $15.89
Hourly Tips $0.41
Overtime $13.97 - $23.31
Annual Data $0$35K
Bonus $15.10 - $1,521
Profit Sharing $450
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).
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$20,211 - $35,622
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 389

Job Description for Embroidery Machine Operator

An embroidery machine operator works with garments, other cloth materials, and an embroidery machine. The operator may also have some sewing duties, either by hand or machine. Often, embroidery of company logos to uniforms and hats is done by an embroidery machine operator. There are also embroidery machine operators in various stores that provide embroidery services to customers for personalization. An embroidery machine operator often is expected to be able to know how to maintain the machines, which includes applying oil and cleaning the machines so that they run smoothly. This maintenance usually has to be done on a daily basis.

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Embroidery Machine Operator Tasks
  • Operate embroidery machines to create designated garments and pieces.
  • Load and ready fabric, threads, needles and goods.
  • Follow style, color and design guidelines to create standard products.

Embroidery Machine Operator Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Embroidery Machine Operator

Pay by Experience for an Embroidery Machine Operator has a positive trend. An entry-level Embroidery Machine Operator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $24,000 based on 104 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Embroidery Machine Operator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $26,000 based on 53 salaries. An experienced Embroidery Machine Operator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $25,000 based on 66 salaries. An Embroidery Machine Operator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 34 salaries.

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Key Stats for Embroidery Machine Operator

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
21 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 80 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Embroidery Machine Operator Salaries

Late-Career
▲10%

National Average
$26,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

Experienced
▼6%

Entry-Level
▼10%

Skills That Affect Embroidery Machine Operator Salaries

National Average
$26,000


Customer Service
▼5%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 80 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 25%
dental benefits
Dental: 14%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
no benefits
None: 73%