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What is the average salary for a Machinist?

The average salary of a Machinist is $19.7. Salaries start from $11.7 and go up to $28.9. Please note that the average salary for a Machinist may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

$0 $28.9
Starting ($11.68)
Junior ($14.94)
Experienced ($19.03)
Senior ($23.69)
Highest ($28.88)
Highest

The top 10% of Machinists in United States earn:

$28.9
Senior

The top 25% of Machinists in United States earn:

$23.7
Experienced

The middle 50% of Machinists in United States earn:

$19.0
Junior

The bottom 25% of Machinists in United States earn:

$14.9
Starting

The bottom 10% of Machinists in United States earn:

$11.7

Historical salary

Machinist salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Hawaii 31.5 1
District of Columbia 31.4 2
Alaska 27.9 3
Delaware 26.0 4
Washington 23.3 5
New Mexico 22.9 6
Massachusetts 22.9 7
New Jersey 22.5 8
Maryland 22.4 9
Utah 22.2 10
Oregon 22.1 11
Minnesota 21.4 12
Wyoming 21.2 13
Connecticut 21.1 14
Rhode Island 20.8 15
Arizona 20.6 16
Colorado 20.5 17
Louisiana 20.5 18
Kentucky 20.4 19
Maine 20.4 20
North Dakota 20.3 21
New York 20.3 22
Virginia 20.3 23
California 20 24
Missouri 20.0 25
New Hampshire 19.9 26
Michigan 19.8 27
United States 19.7 28
Nevada 19.6 29
Wisconsin 19.6 30
Illinois 19.5 31
Vermont 19.5 32
Tennessee 19.4 33
Pennsylvania 19.3 34
Texas 19.3 35
Mississippi 19.2 36
Kansas 19.1 37
Ohio 19.1 38
Indiana 18.7 39
Idaho 18.6 40
Alabama 18.5 41
South Carolina 18.5 42
Florida 18.2 43
North Carolina 18.1 44
Iowa 18.0 45
Oklahoma 17.8 46
Georgia 17.8 47
West Virginia 17.7 48
Nebraska 17.5 49
Arkansas 17.3 50
South Dakota 17.3 51
Montana 16.5 52
Puerto Rico 10.5 53

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