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Machine Specialist Salary

$44,886 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Machine Specialist is $44,886 a year and $22 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Machine Specialist is between $33,380 and $54,477. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Prepares and operates machine tools, such as lathes, milling machines, boring machines, and grinders, to machine metallic and nonmetallic work pieces according to specifications, tooling instructions, and standard charts, applying knowledge of machining methods.
  • Reads blueprint or job order for product specifications, such as dimensions and tolerances, and tooling instructions, such as fixtures, feed rates, cutting speeds, and depth of cut, and ascertains sequence of operations.
Machine Specialist Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Machinists

Job family population: 378,320

Estimated population of Machine Specialist jobs: 19,022

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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