Machinist I Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Machinist I, Machinist I, first-class, Machinist I, general, Entry Level Machinist

What is the average annual salary for Machinist I?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Machinist I 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 Machinist I in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Machinist I in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Machinist I in the United States is $38,783 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Machinist I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $38,783.

Source: HR Reported data as of August 2014

Median $38,783
  • 10%$29,418
  • 25%$33,881
  • 75%$44,744
  • 90%$50,171

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Job Description for Machinist I

Assembles, repairs, and fabricates metal parts by operating mechanical equipment. Assembles parts into sub-units or complete units. Uses blueprints and design sketches to ensure the proper dimensions and tolerance levels of the finished product. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. May be required to meet certain certifications in field and to have at least 0-2 years of experience. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. View Machinist I job description

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Categories:  Skilled and Trades, Entry Level

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

Similar Job Titles:  Machinist III, Machinist II, Laboratory Supervisor I, Claims Supervisor I, Strategic Planning Analyst I, Payroll Supervisor I, Mailroom Supervisor I, Production Supervisor I, Inbound Call Center Supervisor I

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