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CAM Machinist Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$49,668 (USD)

Average Salary

$24/hr

Average Hourly

$879

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a CAM Machinist is $49,668 a year and $24 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a CAM Machinist is between $36,734 and $60,432. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a CAM Machinist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Prepares and operates numerical control machines or machining centers to perform various machine functions, such as cutting, drilling, milling, reaming, boring, and broaching of metallic and nonmetallic work pieces, utilizing knowledge of machine tool capabilities, machinability of materials, and shop math.
  • Reads and follows blueprints, planning sheets, sketches, and related technical data to determine tooling requirements, setup procedures, control settings, and machining methods and sequences.
CAM Machinist Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 144,660

Estimated population of CAM Machinist jobs: 10,199

Rate of error: 1.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$57,579
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

CAM Machinist Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

CNC ROUTER PROGRAMMER / MILLWORK
Apr 6
Chicago, IL, USA
CAD/CAM Recruiters, Inc.
Swiss screw machines, Swiss screw machine jobs, Swiss screw machining jobs, Swiss CAM screw machines, Swiss CNC Jobs, Swiss CNC careers, Swiss Type Cam screw machines, and Swiss Lathes. candidates ...
CNC APPLICATIONS ENGINEER
Apr 6
Chicago, IL, USA
CAD/CAM Recruiters, Inc.
Swiss screw machines, Swiss screw machine jobs, Swiss screw machining jobs, Swiss CAM screw machines, Swiss CNC Jobs, Swiss CNC careers, Swiss Type Cam screw machines, and Swiss Lathes. candidates ...
CAD / CAM Engineer
May 16
North Chicago, IL, USA
Liberty Coach
Once designs are completed, CNC software is utilized to machine components out on a CNC router. The ... Cam for wood component machining. 5. TopSolid Wood for wood component machining and 3D design. JOB ...
CNC machinist
Apr 25
Lyons, IL, USA
CyberCoders
What You Need for this Position More Than 5 Years of experience and knowledge of: - CNC - CNC Turning - CNC Machine - Master Cam What's In It for You - Competitive pay: $18/$25 hr (D.O.E) - Full time ...
CAD/CAM Operator Specialist
May 24
Round Lake, IL, USA
Kelly Services
... CAM/CATAI, etc. Interface with multiple internal engineering teams, documentation function and ... Participates in and executes operations of a 3D Printing lab, including maintenance of machines ...
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