Punch Press Operator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$30,000
$23,000
Min 10%
$30,000
Median 50%
$38,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
ABB
Highest Paying City
Carol Stream, IL
Highest Paying State
New York
Average Experience Level
3.5 years
How much does a punch press operator make?
As a Punch Press Operator in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $30,320 per year or $14.58 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 15,000. The top 10 percent earn over $38,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $23,000 annually. Professional companies and Manufacturing companies have the most job opportunities for Punch Press Operators. States with the highest Punch Press Operator salaries include New York, New Jersey, Illinois, Iowa, and Texas. The typical tenure for a Punch Press Operator is 3.5 years.
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Average Punch Press Operator Salary By Location

As a Punch Press Operator in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $30,320 per year or $14.58 per hour. Carol Stream, IL reports the highest annual salary for Punch Press Operators at 36,992. Even an entry-level Punch Press Operator makes $27,000 per year in Carol Stream, IL. The top 5 states with the highest reported Punch Press Operator salaries are New York, New Jersey, Illinois, Iowa, and Texas. On the other hand, Oklahoma, Tennessee, North Carolina, Alabama, and Georgia report the lowest wages for Punch Press Operators.

Map of Punch Press Operator Salaries

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

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Average Punch Press Operator Salary By Company

Punch Press Operators can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Most Punch Press Operator jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. ABB and American Orthodontics are the best paying companies for Punch Press Operators. Companies like Stanley Black & Decker and Illinois Tool Works also report very competitive wages for Punch Press Operators.

Average Punch Press Operator Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Punch Press Operator works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Utilities companies, Automotive companies, and Manufacturing companies pay their Punch Press Operators well. Utilities companies pay their Punch Press Operators the highest wages, averaging $35,657 per year. Automotive companies and Manufacturing companies pay well too, at $31,203 and $30,594, respectively. The average salary for Punch Press Operators in the Technology industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $26,178.
Industry
Average Salary
Utilities
Utilities
$35,657
$36k
Automotive
Automotive
$31,203
$31k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$30,594
$31k
Retail
Retail
$30,141
$30k
Professional
Professional
$29,134
$29k
Technology
Technology
$26,178
$26k

Punch Press Operator Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Punch Press Operator Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Punch Press Operator can range from $22,177 to $41,391 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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Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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$28,175
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$33,392
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