Numerical Control Operator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$35,000
$27,000
Min 10%
$35,000
Median 50%
$44,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Cyient
Highest Paying City
Milwaukee, WI
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does a numerical control operator make?
Numerical Control Operators in the US make on average $35,191 annually or $16.92 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 17,000. The top 10 percent earn over $44,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $27,000 annually. Most Numerical Control Operator jobs are in Professional companies and Manufacturing companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Numerical Control Operator salaries are Hawaii, Wisconsin, Alaska, Washington, and California. The typical tenure for a Numerical Control Operator is 3.4 years.
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Average Numerical Control Operator Salary By Location

As a Numerical Control Operator in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $35,191 per year or $16.92 per hour. Numerical Control Operators make the most in Milwaukee, WI at about $37,048 per year. The average entry-level salary in Milwaukee, WI is $29,000. The highest earning states when it comes to Numerical Control Operator salaries are Hawaii, Wisconsin, Alaska, Washington, and California. Oklahoma, Arkansas, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Kansas are the lowest earners.

Map of Numerical Control Operator Salaries

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

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Average Numerical Control Operator Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Numerical Control Operator makes. Professional companies and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Cyient and Boeing are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Johnson & Johnson and Lockheed Martin report highly competitive salaries for Numerical Control Operators.

Average Numerical Control Operator Pay By Industry

Numerical Control Operator salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Automotive companies, Technology companies, and Retail companies tend to have the highest salaries for Numerical Control Operators. Automotive companies pay their Numerical Control Operators the highest wages, averaging $37,581 per year. Technology companies and Retail companies pay well too, at $35,422 and $34,929, respectively. The average salary for Numerical Control Operators in the Manufacturing industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $34,662.
Industry
Average Salary
Automotive
Automotive
$37,581
$38k
Technology
Technology
$35,422
$35k
Retail
Retail
$34,929
$35k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$34,662
$35k

Numerical Control Operator Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Numerical Control Operator Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Numerical Control Operator can range from $28,031 to $45,610 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.

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