Average Machinist with CNC/NC Skills Hourly Pay in Houston, Texas

$20.97
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$1,965
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The average hourly pay for a Machinist with CNC/NC skills in Houston, Texas is $20.97.
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$15
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$20.97
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$29.27
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$15 - $29
Bonus
$525 - $4,300
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$33,063 - $69,319
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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.

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Popular Skills for Machinist

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

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 $17.03 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Machinist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.32 based on 20 salaries. An experienced Machinist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.12 based on 24 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $23.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Buffalo, New York (15.0% less), St. Louis, Missouri (11.2% less) and Phoenix, Arizona (11.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 78 survey responses.
Early Career
19.2%
Mid Career
25.6%
Experienced
30.8%
Late Career
24.4%