The average hourly pay for an Experienced Precision Grinder is $18.51.
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Job Description for Precision Grinder
Precision grinders are responsible for grinding metal and other materials, as well as making tools, operating grinders, and following specifications to achieve the correct requirements for each part. They should be able to multitask on a variety of projects and use hand tools such as pliers and screwdrivers to facilitate their work, and they're also tasked with operating angle grinders to arrange parts and measuring with precise instrumentation. Precision grinders may use drills and surface gr…Read more
Precision Grinder Tasks
- Operate grinder.
- Perform minor machine repair as necessary.
- Establish correct relationships between interrelated dimensions and radii and maintain extremely close tolerances.
- Dismantle and reassemble parts as necessary to perform grinding operations.
- Set up grinding equipment, set proper angle and radii and dress wheels to shape.
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Popular Skills for Precision Grinder
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Skills in Precision Machining, Precision Measurement, Machine Operation and CNC/NC are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Grinding Tools.
Pay by Experience Level for Precision Grinder
An entry-level Precision Grinder with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.89 based on 10 salaries. An early career Precision Grinder with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.12 based on 89 salaries. A mid-career Precision Grinder with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.76 based on 49 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $23.
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