Machine Operator III Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Machine Operator III, Senior Machine Operator

What is the average annual salary for Machine Operator III?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Machine Operator III may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Machine Operator III in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Machine Operator III in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Machine Operator III in the United States is $41,908 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Machine Operator III in the United States are expected to make less than $41,908.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2015

Median $41,908
  • 10%$32,539
  • 25%$37,004
  • 75%$48,296
  • 90%$54,112

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Job Description for Machine Operator III

Sets up and operates a production machine in accordance with established procedures and guidelines. Reads and interprets blueprints and diagrams to select, position and secure machinery. Adjusts machine settings to complete tasks accurately, according to specifications, and in a timely fashion. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. May have to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty with at least 5 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. May lead and direct the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. View Machine Operator III job description

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Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation

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