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How much does a CNC Machine Operator make?

Updated Jun 15, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$37,517 /yr
Average Base Pay

604 salaries

$27K

Low

$38K

Average

$51K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a CNC Machine Operator is $37,517 in United States. Filter by location to see CNC Machine Operator salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 604 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by CNC Machine Operator employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Machine Operator$34,854 /yr
L3
Senior Machine Operator$38,803 /yr
L4
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ZF Group
3.8

ZF Group

CNC Machine Operator - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $13 - $23
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$13

$23

$13 - $23 Range

Caterpillar
3.9

Caterpillar

CNC Machine Operator - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $20 - $26

$20

$26

$20 - $26 Range

Sig Sauer
3.5

Sig Sauer

CNC Machine Operator - Hourly

$24

 /hr
Range: $20 - $28

$20

$28

$20 - $28 Range

GE Aviation
3.6

GE Aviation

CNC Machine Operator - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $13 - $42

$13

$42

$13 - $42 Range

Schaeffler
3.9

Schaeffler

CNC Machine Operator - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $17 - $21

$17

$21

$17 - $21 Range

HyPro
2.3

HyPro

CNC Machine Operator - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $12 - $20

$12

$20

$12 - $20 Range

Pratt & Whitney
3.8

Pratt & Whitney

CNC Machine Operator - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $20 - $32

$20

$32

$20 - $32 Range

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Remington Arms
3

Remington Arms

CNC Machine Operator - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $11 - $26

$11

$26

$11 - $26 Range

NTN Global
3.4

NTN Global

CNC Machine Operator - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $15 - $22

$15

$22

$15 - $22 Range

Linamar
3.5

Linamar

CNC Machine Operator - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $15 - $20

$15

$20

$15 - $20 Range

Turbocam International
3.6

Turbocam International

CNC Machine Operator - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $16 - $32

$16

$32

$16 - $32 Range

Kay Manufacturing Company
2.3

Kay Manufacturing Company

CNC Machine Operator - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $16 - $18

$16

$18

$16 - $18 Range

GE
3.9

GE

CNC Machine Operator - Hourly

$34

 /hr
Range: $26 - $42

$26

$42

$26 - $42 Range

Eaton
3.8

Eaton

CNC Machine Operator - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $20 - $28

$20

$28

$20 - $28 Range

Rolls-Royce
3.9

Rolls-Royce

CNC Machine Operator - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $27 - $27

$27

$27

$27 - $27 Range

Regal Beloit
3

Regal Beloit

CNC Machine Operator - Hourly

$19

 /hr
Range: $16 - $25

$16

$25

$16 - $25 Range

Swagelok
3.8

Swagelok

CNC Machine Operator - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $17 - $19

$17

$19

$17 - $19 Range

Kennametal
3.6

Kennametal

CNC Machine Operator - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $19 - $27

$19

$27

$19 - $27 Range

Mobex Global
2.6

Mobex Global

CNC Machine Operator - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $16 - $20

$16

$20

$16 - $20 Range

Astec
4.1

Astec

CNC Machine Operator - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $19 - $41

$19

$41

$19 - $41 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$15
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Chicago, IL Area area
Temporary
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$20
hourly
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1-2 years experience
Daytona Beach, FL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Government
$45,000
per year
A Production Operator in the State College, PA Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
State College, PA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$1,838
monthly
A 0331 - Machine Gunner in the Riverside, CA Area area reported making $1,838 per month
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Riverside, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$17
hourly
A Machine Operator in the Milwaukee, WI Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Milwaukee, WI Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Machine Operator in the Winston-Salem, NC Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Winston-Salem, NC Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$19
hourly
A Production Operator in the Tulsa, OK Area area reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Tulsa, OK Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$27
hourly
A Machine Operator in the Hartford, CT Area area reported making $27 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Hartford, CT Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$20
hourly
A Machine Operator in the Rockford, IL Area area reported making $20 per hour
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Rockford, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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