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Computer Numeric Control Machine Programmer Salary
in Alabama, United States

$56,250 (USD)

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Last updated: March 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Computer Numeric Control Machine Programmer is $56,250 a year and $27 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Computer Numeric Control Machine Programmer is between $40,629 and $69,184. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Plans numerical control program to control contour-path machining of parts on automatic machine tools.
  • Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machines include, but are not limited to, machining tools such as lathes, multi-axis spindles, and milling machines, but the functions formerly performed by human operators are performed by a computer-control module.
  • CNC machines cut away material from a solid block of metal, plastic, glass, or other materials to form a finished part.
  • Applies knowledge of the working properties of materials with CNC programming knowledge to design and carry out the operations needed to make machined products that meet precise specifications.
  • Most companies require previous experience as a machinist or machine setter, operator, and tender along with apprenticeship programs, informally on the job, or training in secondary, vocational, or technical college.
  • Requires knowledge of computers and electronics, computer numerical control, basics of programming, and computer-aided manufacturing.
Computer Numeric Control Machine Programmer Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 23,790

Estimated population of Computer Numeric Control Machine Programmer jobs: 22,199

Rate of error: 2.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Computer Numeric Control Machine Programmer Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Specialty Machine Operator
Mar 13
Springville, AL, USA
Darrell Walker Workforce
Usage of touch-screen computer panel. * Perform physical and mechanical testing such as viscosities ... Work with Plant personnel to obtain samples and perform Quality control tests on plant production
Machine Operator/Packing/Loading
Mar 22
Moody, AL, USA
Dedicated Personnel, Inc.
Using computer terminal * Maintaining housekeeping in work area * Reporting to work regularly and ... For more information give us a call at the number listed above or view our website at ...
Machine Operator II - (1st Shift)
Feb 25
Birmingham, AL, USA
NCP Solutions
Basic computer skills, and include NCP Track (if applicable). Operator Skills: Primary Secondary ... Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common ...
Machinist III
Mar 22
Huntsville, AL, USA
... a computer numerical control (CNC) machines. Multi-task in high paced environment maintaining ... CNC Programming experience using Mastercam or similar software. Full understanding of G/M Codes
Welders & Machinists - Birmingham
Mar 24
Birmingham, Alabama, USA
Steward Machine engineers, manufactures, and tests specialized equipment and components for use in ... Sets-up and operates conventional, special purpose Computer Numerical Control CNC Machine
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