Some of the skills we found on manufacturing assembler resumes included "assembly operations," "basic math," and "assembly line." We have detailed the most important manufacturing assembler responsibilities below.
See the full list of manufacturing assembler skills.
We've found that 16.9% of manufacturing assemblers have earned a bachelor's degree. Furthermore, 1.6% earned their master's degrees before becoming a manufacturing assembler. While it's true that some manufacturing assemblers have a college degree, it's generally possible to become one with only a high school degree. In fact, one out of every two manufacturing assemblers did not spend the extra money to attend college.
Those manufacturing assemblers who do attend college, typically earn either business degrees or general studies degrees. Less commonly earned degrees for manufacturing assemblers include electrical engineering degrees or criminal justice degrees.
Once you've obtained the level of education you're comfortable with, you might start applying to companies to become a manufacturing assembler. We've found that most manufacturing assembler resumes include experience from Adecco, L3Harris, and Cook Children's Medical Center. Of recent, Adecco had 18 positions open for manufacturing assemblers. Meanwhile, there are 12 job openings at L3Harris and 10 at Cook Children's Medical Center.
Since salary is important to some manufacturing assemblers, it's good to note that they are figured to earn the highest salaries at Baker Hughes, Applied Materials, and Agilent Technologies. If you were to take a closer look at Baker Hughes, you'd find that the average manufacturing assembler salary is $35,882. Then at Applied Materials, manufacturing assemblers receive an average salary of $35,597, while the salary at Agilent Technologies is $35,062.
View more details on manufacturing assembler salaries across the United States.
We also looked into companies who hire manufacturing assemblers from the top 100 educational institutions in the U.S. The top three companies that hire the most from these institutions include Ford Motor, Lowe's Companies, and Caterpillar.