Average Machinist with Precision Machining Skills Hourly Pay in Salt Lake City, Utah

$20.07
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$1,700
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The average hourly pay for a Machinist with Precision Machining skills in Salt Lake City, Utah is $20.07.
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$13.09
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$20.07
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$28.03
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$13 - $28
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$0 - $1,700
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$27,616 - $64,190
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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 Machine Programming, Manufacturing and CAD/CAM are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Blueprints, Machine Operation and CNC/NC.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Machinists?

An early career Machinist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $16.63 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Machinist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.38 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $27.
Employees with Machinist in their job title in Minneapolis, Minnesota earn an average of 15.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (9.3% more) and Cincinnati, Ohio (3.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Wichita, Kansas (3.6% less), St. Louis, Missouri (3.3% less) and Buffalo, New York (2.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 21 survey responses.
Early Career
23.8%
Mid Career
33.3%
Late Career
42.9%