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Machine Operator Salary
in Clemson, South Carolina

$37,660 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Machine Operator is $37,660 a year and $18 an hour in Clemson, South Carolina, United States. The average salary range for a Machine Operator is between $28,159 and $45,553. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Machine Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Clemson, South Carolina.

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Job Summary

  • Operates fabricating machines, such as cutoff saws, shears, rolls, brakes, presses, forming machines, spinning machines, and punch, that cut, shape, and bend metal plates, sheets, tubes, and structures.
  • Reads job specifications to determine machine adjustments and material requirements.
  • Positions stops or guides to specified length as indicated by scale, rule, or template.
Machine Operator Job Prevalence in Clemson, South Carolina, United States

Job family: Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

Job family population: 77,600

Estimated population of Machine Operator jobs: 9,421

Rate of error: 2.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Clemson, South Carolina

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Description: Clemson is a city in Pickens and Anderson counties in the U.S. state of South Carolina. Clemson is home to Clemson University; in 2015, the Princeton Review cited the town of Clemson as ranking #1 in the United States for "town-and-gown" relations with its resident university. The population of the city was 13,905 at the 2010 census.Clemson is part of the Greenville-Spartanburg-Anderson, South Carolina Combined Statistical Area. Most of the city is in Pickens County, which is part of the Greenville-Mauldin-Easley Metropolitan Statistical Area. A small portion is in Anderson County, which is part of the Anderson Metropolitan...

Machine Operator Job Listings for Clemson, South Carolina

Machine Operator
Jun 19
Greenville, SC, USA
Upstate Staffing, Inc
MACHINE OPERATORS NEEDED Skilled Machine Operators Needed- 3rd shift (10:30 pm-6:30 am M-F) *some OT as required Must be able to lift up to 100 lbs regularly Must be able to follow Good Manufacturing ...
2nd Shift Machine Operator
Jun 20
Greenville, SC, USA
TRS Craft Services Charleston
DIRECT HIRE OPPORTUNITY for a CNC Machinist to join a Dynamic Manufacturing Team! Manufacturing team member who sets up and operates common manual and computer numerically controlled (CNC) shop ...
Machine Operator
Jun 7
Greenville, SC, USA
Express Employment Professionals
Company in the Greenville area is seeking a machine operator to join their team. Properly completes running condition reports of all production equipment - Maintains cleanliness and organization of ...
EDM Machine Operator (Night Shift) #408820918SC
Jun 12
Greenville, SC, USA
Meyer Tool, Inc.
Electrical Discharge Machine (EDM) Operator has the ability to run multiple machines effectively and efficiently on a continuous basis and can identify problems during the production run, position ...
Machine Operator - 2nd Shift
Jun 4
Fountain Inn, SC, USA
We have IMMEDIATE openings for motivated and reliable Machine Operators - Die Cut Technicians on 2ND SHIFT with a great company. This position works 10-hour shifts 4 days/week (Tuesday through Friday
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