Machinist in Cincinnati, Ohio Salary

A Machinist in Cincinnati, Ohio earns an average wage of $18.94 per hour. A skill in CAD/CAM is associated with high pay for this job.

$13.16 - $26.82
$13
$20
$27
MEDIAN: $19.98
10%
50%
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Hourly Data $0$44
Hourly Rate $13.16 - $26.82
Overtime $19.41 - $44.38
Annual Data $0$63K
Bonus $1,949
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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$31,063 - $63,044
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 9 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

Job Description for Machinist

Machinists make parts and sometimes their own tools in order to build or create larger things. Machinists are often in a factory or manufacturing setting, but not always. Manufacturing experience is important. The Machinist must be capable of working with a variety of tools in sometimes inhospitable conditions. Tools of the trade may include hand tools, cutting tools, measuring tools and machine tools. Machinists must be capable of making their own tools and parts. They also need to be experienced in working with different types of materials including plastics and metals. Welding experience is usually helpful. Machinists need to be able to read and interpret blueprints and drawings. They must communicate effectively orally and in writing. They must also be able to use math to perform calculations and be able to use measuring tools. Positions often require machinists to be able stand for long hours in sometimes cramped conditions. Most of the time, machinists will work on machines in factories. They are responsible for inspecting machinery for any needed repairs, documenting them and making any necessary minor repairs. Machinists must maintain standards of safety in the work environment including wearing any necessary safety gear including harnesses, hard hats and eye protection. Quality assurance is also important in maintaining standards of the company. Machinists must work with other people in their area to maintain safety and productivity. High school graduation and some related job experience are often required. (Copyright 2017 PayScale.com)


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.

About Cincinnati, Ohio

Hamilton County, Ohio
298,537
Male:
143,654 (48.1%)
Female:
154,883 (51.9%)
Cincinnati (/ˌsɪnsᵻˈnæti/ SIN-si-NAT-ee) is a city in the U.S. state of Ohio that serves as county seat of Hamilton County. Settled in 1788, the city is located on the north side of the confluence of the Licking with the Ohio River. With a population of 298,550, Cincinnati is the third-largest city in Ohio and the 65th-largest city in the United States. Its metropolitan statistical area is the 28th-largest in the United States and the largest centered in Ohio. The city is also part of the larger Cincinnati–Middletown–Wilmington combined statistical area, which had a population of 2,172,191 in the 2010 census. In the early 19th century, Cincinnati was an American boomtown in the heart of the country; it rivaled the larger coastal cities in size and wealth. Throughout much of the 19th century, it was listed among the top 10 U.S. cities by population, surpassed only by New Orleans and the older,...
Cincinnati:
$35,001
Ohio:
$51,075
$658
Cincinnati:
$119,000
Ohio:
$136,400
6.7%

Machinist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Machinist

Pay by Experience for a Machinist has a positive trend. An entry-level Machinist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 15 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Machinist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Machinist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 11 salaries. A Machinist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 12 salaries.

Key Stats for Machinist

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
40%

Experience Affects Machinist Salaries

▲25%

National Average
$44,000

▼3%

▼5%

▼6%

Skills That Affect Machinist Salaries

CAD/CAM
▲20%


▲6%

▲6%


National Average
$44,000


Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
40%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 60%
no benefits
None: 13%