Manual Machinist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$41,000
$31,000
$41,000
$55,000
The average manual machinist makes about $41,794 per year. That's $20.09 per hour! Those in the lower 10%, such as entry-level positions, only make about $31,000 a year. Meanwhile, the top 10% are sitting pretty with an average salary of $55,000. Many of manual machinists seem to be drawn to professional and manufacturing companies. Unless they care more about money, in which case manual machinists tend to work at energy, manufacturing, and retail companies. Even the employees who work in these industries can confirm that's where the money is. Although money is important, a lot of people base their career decisions solely on location. That's why we found that Delaware, Connecticut and Rhode Island pay manual machinists the highest salaries.
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Map of Manual Machinist Salaries

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

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Average Manual Machinist Salary By Location

If both location and money are important to you, then you might want to check out moving to Delaware, Connecticut and Rhode Island, as these three states offer the highest salaries throughout the U.S. for manual machinists. Quite opposite of that list is the lowest paying states, which are Colorado, Iowa, and Alabama.

Average Manual Machinist Salary By Company

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like ITT and National Oilwell Varco as they offer the highest salaries for manual machinists.

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Average Manual Machinist Pay By Industry

The salary for a manual machinist can vary depending on what industry the job is in. The highest salaries for manual machinists tend to be found in energy, manufacturing, and retail companies. In fact, manual machinists can make a yearly salary of $52,931 while working for energy companies.

Industry
Average Salary
Energy
Energy
$52,931
$53k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$41,392
$41k
Retail
Retail
$38,589
$39k
Finance
Finance
$38,499
$38k
Technology
Technology
$38,388
$38k

Manual Machinist Salary History

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Manual Machinist Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a manual machinist can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation 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 Manual Machinist Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
TPI Staffing
TPI Staffing
Manual Machinist
Manual Machinist
Manual Machinist
07/30/2020
07/30/2020
$43,827
$43,827
07/30/2020
RPSS
RPSS
Manual Horizonal Machinist
Manual Horizonal Machinist
Manual Horizonal Machinist
07/29/2020
07/29/2020
$52,175
$52,175
07/29/2020
Manual Machinist
Manual Machinist
07/24/2020
07/24/2020
$37,566
$37,566
07/24/2020
1St. Shift Manual Machinist
1St. Shift Manual Machinist
07/14/2020
07/14/2020
$31,305
$31,305
07/14/2020
Manual Machinist (Long Term)
Manual Machinist (Long Term)
06/22/2020
06/22/2020
$41,740
$41,740
06/22/2020
Coastal Staffing, Inc.
Coastal Staffing, Inc.
Manual Machinist
Manual Machinist
Manual Machinist
06/18/2020
06/18/2020
$33,392
$33,392
06/18/2020
Manual Machinist
Manual Machinist
06/05/2020
06/05/2020
$41,740
$41,740
06/05/2020
Manual Machinist
Manual Machinist
05/29/2020
05/29/2020
$58,436
$58,436
05/29/2020
Manual Machinist
Manual Machinist
05/20/2020
05/20/2020
$45,000
$45,000
05/20/2020
1St. Shift Manual Machinist
1St. Shift Manual Machinist
05/18/2020
05/18/2020
$37,566
$37,566
05/18/2020