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Machinist Lathe Setup Operator Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$48,757 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Machinist Lathe Setup Operator is $48,757 a year and $23 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Machinist Lathe Setup Operator is between $36,308 and $59,125. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Machinist Lathe Setup Operator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Prepares and operates engine lathes 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 specifications, such as dimensions and tolerances, tooling instructions on holding devices, feed rates, cutting speeds, depth of cuts, and cutting tools.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Machinist Lathe Setup Operator Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

CNC Machinist-setup/operator
Jan 23
Winsted, CT, USA
Fairchild Auto-Mated Parts, Inc.
CNC Machinist- setup/operator- must have experience. Full-time. Omni-Turn, Fanuc Drill-Mates, Brother Speedio. Must be able to read and understand drawings, use micrometers, calipers. STI/Keyence a ...
CNC Machinist
Jan 18
Berlin, CT, USA
Cambridge Specialty Company, Inc.
CNC Machinist / Setup Operators - Mill and Lathe Qualifications: CNC Setup Operators must be capable and experienced in all aspects of CNC machining, including sound understanding of NC programming ...
CNC Mill Setup Operator 1st & 2nd shift
Dec 14
New Britain, CT, USA
Peter Paul Electronics Co., Inc.
Position Overview - Responsible for setting up and operating CNC Mill Machines as directed by the ... Essential Skills and Experience · Minimum of 3 years' experience in setup up of CNC Mill machines ...
CNC Lathe / Mill Machine Operator
Dec 12
Waterbury, CT, USA
Express Employment Professionals - Waterbury, CT
CNC experience preferred but not required. 2) Machinist -- includes machine setups, reading of prints, lathe operation, regular machine operation on long runs, and so on. Experience recommended in ...
CNC Lathe Machinist
Jan 14
Hartford, CT, USA
Aircraft Welding & Mfg. Co. LLC
We are looking to hire a full-time cnc lathe programmer/operator with an opening on first shift 7:00 - 3:30 Monday thru Friday. Responsibilities: * Responsible for programming/set up and operating ...