Computer Numeric Control Machine Programmer IV Salary in Houston, Texas

How much does a Computer Numeric Control Machine Programmer IV make in Houston, TX? The average Computer Numeric Control Machine Programmer IV salary in Houston, TX is $117,265 as of January 26, 2023, but the range typically falls between $95,461 and $128,797. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description

Programs and sets up CNC milling, lathe, or other machinery according to blueprint specifications. Reads and interprets technical blueprints and design models and inputs the product design into the computer modeling software. Adjusts machine settings to the desired product specifications, and troubleshoots and maintains the machine. Utilizes G or M code and CAM software (MasterCAM,CAMWorks or others). Tests accuracy of settings and programs. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. Typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)

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