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Machine operator salary in United States

How much does a Machine Operator make in the United States?

Average base salary

Average $17.93
Low $13.33
High $24.10
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a machine operator is $17.93 per hour in the United States. 97.7k salaries reported, updated at September 25, 2023

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Top companies for Machine Operators in United States

  1. Amcor
    2,192 reviews41 salaries reported
    $22.48per hour
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Highest paying cities for Machine Operators near United States

  1. Indianapolis, IN
    $19.00 per hour
    310 salaries reported
  2. Omaha, NE
    $18.87 per hour
    275 salaries reported
  3. Louisville, KY
    $18.63 per hour
    353 salaries reported
  1. Dallas, TX
    $18.07 per hour
    279 salaries reported
  2. Cincinnati, OH
    $17.87 per hour
    267 salaries reported
  3. Milwaukee, WI
    $17.57 per hour
    506 salaries reported
  1. Jacksonville, FL
    $17.31 per hour
    144 salaries reported
  2. Fort Wayne, IN
    $17.10 per hour
    227 salaries reported
  3. Grand Rapids, MI
    $17.07 per hour
    719 salaries reported
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Where can a Machine Operator earn more?

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Most common benefits for Machine Operators

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Gym membership
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Prescription drug insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Profit sharing
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Safety equipment provided
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 41,061 ratings

47% of Machine Operators in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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