Average Experienced Production Operator with Machine Programming, Manufacturing Skills Hourly Pay

$20.00
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$1,100
Bonus
$3,500
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average hourly pay for an Experienced Production Operator with Machine Programming, Manufacturing skills is $20.00.
10%
$14.27
MEDIAN
$20
90%
$26.59
Is Production Operator 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
$14 - $27
Bonus
$972 - $2,035
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3,500
Total Pay
$35,218 - $64,952

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 Production Operator

Production Operator Tasks
  • Simultaneously operate multiple pieces of equipment to produce products efficiently.
  • Monitor gauges or other indicators to assess progress, production, and maintenance needs.
  • Inspect and quality check products, and verify accuracy.
  • Interpret specifications and calibrate machines to reach goals.

Production Operator Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

Popular Skills for Production Operator

Skills that pay less than market rate include Assembler, Equipment Maintenance, Quality Assurance / Quality Control, Troubleshooting and Machine Operation.

Pay by Experience Level for Production Operator

An early career Production Operator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.29 based on 64 salaries. A mid-career Production Operator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.61 based on 33 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $21.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 113 survey responses.
Early Career
56.6%
Mid Career
29.2%
Late Career
14.2%