Handle Machine Operator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$26,000
$21,000
Min 10%
$26,000
Median 50%
$30,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Land O'Lakes
Highest Paying City
Shakopee, MN
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.7 years
How much does a handle machine operator make?
The national average salary for a Handle Machine Operator in the United States is $26,039 per year or $12.52 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $30,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $21,000 per year. Professional companies and Retail companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The top 5 states when it comes to Handle Machine Operator salaries are Alaska, Washington, Wyoming, Idaho, and Minnesota. The typical tenure for a Handle Machine Operator is 2.7 years.

Average Handle Machine Operator Salary By Location

Across America, Handle Machine Operators make on average $26,039 annually or $12.52 hourly. Shakopee, MN reports the highest Handle Machine Operator salaries at $32,136 per year. Not only that, Shakopee, MN also has an average entry-level salary of $26,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Handle Machine Operator salaries are Alaska, Washington, Wyoming, Idaho, and Minnesota. Oklahoma, Louisiana, and Alabama have the lowest Handle Machine Operator salaries.

Map of Handle Machine Operator Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Handle Machine Operator Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Handle Machine Operator makes. Professional companies and Retail companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Land O'Lakes and Smithfield Foods are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Louisville Bedding Company and US Army report highly competitive salaries for Handle Machine Operators.

Average Handle Machine Operator Pay By Industry

Handle Machine Operator salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Manufacturing companies, Retail companies, and Automotive companies pay higher-than-average wages for Handle Machine Operators. Salaries for Handle Machine Operators in Manufacturing companies average $26,420 annually, while Retail companies and Automotive companies pay $25,891 and $25,482, respectively. The average salary for Handle Machine Operators in the Professional industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $23,688.
Industry
Average Salary
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$26,420
$26k
Retail
Retail
$25,891
$26k
Automotive
Automotive
$25,482
$25k
Professional
Professional
$23,688
$24k

Handle Machine Operator Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Handle Machine Operator Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Handle Machine Operator can range from $15,476 to $34,953 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 Handle Machine Operator Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Adecco Staffing
Handle Machine Operator
01/20/2020
$25,044
Adecco Staffing
Handle Machine Operator
01/16/2020
$22,957
Adecco Staffing
Handle Machine Operator
01/14/2020
$25,044
Kelly Services
Handle Machine Operator
01/09/2020
$25,044
Adecco Staffing
Handle Machine Operator
01/03/2020
$29,218
Randstad
Handle Machine Operator
12/27/2019
$29,218
Adecco Staffing
Handle Machine Operator
12/23/2019
$25,044
Randstad
Handle Machine Operator
12/06/2019
$30,000
Adecco Staffing
Handle Machine Operator
12/06/2019
$29,218
Adecco Staffing
Handle Machine Operator
12/05/2019
$28,696
Show More