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Machine Specialist Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$51,150 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Machine Specialist is $51,150 a year and $25 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Machine Specialist is between $38,038 and $62,079. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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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 Seattle, Washington, 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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About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Machine Specialist Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Shipping and Receiving Specialist
Apr 19
Tacoma, WA, USA
Cadence Aerospace - Precision Machine Works
The shipping and receiving specialist is responsible for incoming and outgoing shipments. JOB ... Company Description As part of Cadence Aerospace, Precision Machine Works (PMW) provides CNC ...
IT Expert Workstation Installation&Support Specialist(WR-2019-0610-RH)
Jun 12
Seattle, WA, USA
Computer Consultants International, Inc.
... Support Specialist for the Ferries Division Electronic Fare System (EFS) and Regional Fare ... Olea brand kiosks ticket vending machine California model and Seattle Outdoor Model or equivalent ...
Maintenance Integration Specialist
May 28
Seattle, WA, USA
Avenue5 Residential, LLC
Primary Responsibilities and Objectives • Partner with the Integration Specialist and Operations ... machine, printer, copier and key track system Scheduling • Ability to travel as required (75-95 ...
Machine Operator
Jun 14
Fife, WA, USA
SmartTalent Fife
SmartTalent in Fife is seeking ambitious, hard-working ENTRY LEVEL Machine Operators ! Our Client's warehouse facility is located in Tacoma, WA . SmartTalent services a variety of industries and ...
Machine Operator
May 6
Seattle, WA, USA
National Products Inc.
The Machine Operator observes continuous operation of automatic machines to ensure that products meet specifications and to detect jams or malfunctions, making adjustments as necessary. Other key ...
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