Machine Operator Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 96,073 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: August 17, 2018
Average salary
$12.77 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$23.40
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Machine Operator is $12.77 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 96,073 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Machine Operator employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Machine Operator is 1-3 years.
Machine Operator salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$22.20 per hour
$18.29 per hour
$18.17 per hour
$17.76 per hour
$17.80 per hour
$17.50 per hour
$15.86 per hour
$16.00 per hour
$16.00 per hour
$17.29 per hour
Machine Operator salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$12.00 per hour
$16.39 per hour
$13.32 per hour
$13.04 per hour
$13.03 per hour

Machine Operator job openings

Powder Coater Operator 1st Shift $19.92/hr
WEGMANN automotive USA, Inc.
Murfreesboro, TN
Paper Machine Laborer/Manufacturing Labor Pool
Neenah Paper, Inc.
Appleton, WI
Paper Machine Laborer/Manufacturing Labor Pool
Neenah Paper, Inc.
Appleton, WI
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