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Computer Programmer Numerical Control Salary
in Illinois, United States

$65,823 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Computer Programmer Numerical Control is $65,823 a year and $32 an hour in Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Computer Programmer Numerical Control is between $47,543 and $80,958. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Computer Programmer Numerical Control. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Illinois, 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 Programmer Numerical Control Job Prevalence in Illinois, United States

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

Job family population: 23,790

Estimated population of Computer Programmer Numerical Control jobs: 22,199

Rate of error: 2.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: Illinois ( (listen) IL-ə-NOY) is a state in the Midwestern and Great Lakes regions of the United States. It has the fifth largest gross domestic product (GDP), the sixth largest population, and the 25th largest land area of all U.S. states. Illinois has been noted as a microcosm of the entire United States. With Chicago in northeastern Illinois, small industrial cities and immense agricultural productivity in the north and center of the state, and natural resources such as coal, timber, and petroleum in the south, Illinois has a diverse economic base, and is a major transportation hub. Chicagoland, Chicago's metropolitan...

Computer Programmer Numerical Control Job Listings for Illinois, United States

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Jun 7
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Asen Computer Associates
... numbers/data in the text and in-text tables against the final statistical tables, listings, and ... We stay in the top 5 on most recent report cards for IT,Clinical, Creative and Engineering. Our ...
Software Developer
May 30
Warrenville, IL, USA
Lead, develop, create, and modify general computer applications software or specialized utility ... Familiarity with version control concepts Preferred Education and Experience * Experience building ...
Reliability Engineering Coordinator
Jun 12
Moline, IL, USA
Continental Cement
... of new equipment numbers and ensures the updating of equipment parts catalog. · Initiates ... control purposes. · Must have knowledge of the work order tracking, spare parts catalog ...
Service Engineer Apprentice
Apr 4
Bensenville, IL, USA
Coworx Staffing
Service Engineer-Apprentice Travel: 25-50% Work Location Pinebrook,NJ; Bensenville, IL Direct Hire ... CNC (Computer Numerical Control) machining · equipment, peripherals, and upgrades. · Follow ...
Manufacturing Engineer
Jun 8
Mascoutah, IL, USA
... control a number of projects at various stages of work. * Strong computer skills. Proficient with ... Experience with PLC programming preferred, not required Company Description About Legrand Every ...
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