Grinder Operator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$26,000
$19,000
Min 10%
$26,000
Median 50%
$34,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Praxair
Highest Paying City
Dartmouth, MA
Highest Paying State
Washington
Average Experience Level
2.6 years
How much does a grinder operator make?
The national average salary for a Grinder Operator in the United States is $26,125 per year or $12.56 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $34,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $19,000. Manufacturing companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Grinder Operators. Washington, Wyoming, Nevada, Minnesota, and New York are some of the states with the best Grinder Operator salaries in the US. Most Grinder Operators spend 2.6 years in the position.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Grinder
$29,254

Average Grinder Operator Salary By Location

Across America, Grinder Operators make on average $26,125 annually or $12.56 hourly. Grinder Operators make the most in Dartmouth, MA at about $35,493 per year. The Dartmouth, MA average entry-level salary for Grinder Operators is $23,000. Washington, Wyoming, Nevada, Minnesota, and New York are the top 5 highest earning states for Grinder Operators. The lowest earning states are Alabama, Kentucky, Mississippi, Tennessee, and North Carolina.

Map of Grinder Operator Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Grinder Operators earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Grinder Operator Salary By Company

Grinder Operator jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Manufacturing companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Praxair and Caterpillar are the highest paying companies. Companies like Tyson Foods and Lockheed Martin also pay high salaries to their Grinder Operators.

Grinder Operator Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Grinder Operator Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Grinder Operator can range from $21,230 to $30,856 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Grinder Operator Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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03/27/2020
$29,218
Spherion
Standard Grinder Operator
03/25/2020
$26,714
Simonds International
Outside Diameter Grinder Operator
03/10/2020
$48,001
Worksource
Grinder Operator
03/06/2020
$20,870
03/02/2020
$27,131
Spherion
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02/11/2020
$26,714
Grinder Operator
01/23/2020
$33,392
Spherion
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01/16/2020
$25,983
Tyson Foods
Grinder Operator
01/14/2020
$31,618
11/11/2019
$27,131
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