Average Machinist with Machine Operation Skills Hourly Pay in Lansing, Michigan

$16.18
Avg. Hourly Rate
$2,250
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The average hourly pay for a Machinist with Machine Operation skills in Lansing, Michigan is $16.18.
25%
$10.28
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$16.18
75%
$22.83
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$10 - $23
Bonus
$0 - $2,250
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$26,757 - $51,097
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What Do Machinists Do?

Machinist Tasks
  • Calculate dimensions and tolerances using knowledge of mathematics and instruments.
  • Select, align, and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines.
  • Operate various types of machine tools to perform progressive machining.
  • Measure, examine, and test completed units to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications.
  • Detect malfunctions or out-of-tolerance machining and adjust machine controls as necessary.

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What Are Popular Skills for Machinists?

Skills in Precision Machining, CNC/NC and Machine Programming, Manufacturing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include CAD/CAM and Blueprints.
Employees with Machinist in their job title in Milwaukee, Wisconsin earn an average of 31.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Minneapolis, Minnesota (26.1% more) and Cincinnati, Ohio (19.5% more).

Years of Experience

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Early Career
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