Average Mid-Career Machinist Hourly Pay in Rochester, New York

$17.20
Avg. Hourly Rate
$400
Bonus
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Machinist in Rochester, New York is $17.20.
10%
$14.57
MEDIAN
$17.20
90%
$22.68
Is Machinist your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Hourly Rate
$15 - $23
Bonus
$0 - $400
Total Pay
$30,386 - $55,327

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

Job Description for Machinist

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.

Machinist Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

Popular Skills for Machinist

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

Pay by Experience Level for Machinist

An early career Machinist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.52 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Machinist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.10 based on 13 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $25.
Employees with Machinist in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 38.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (20.5% more) and Portland, Oregon (19.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cincinnati, Ohio (4.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 36 survey responses.
Early Career
41.7%
Experienced
36.1%
Late Career
22.2%