Machine Operator Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 95,590 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: October 16, 2018
Average salary
$12.85 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$23.55
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Machine Operator is $12.85 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 95,590 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
$22.23 per hour
$18.05 per hour
$18.01 per hour
$18.28 per hour
$17.89 per hour
$17.80 per hour
$17.08 per hour
$17.25 per hour
$16.30 per hour
$15.79 per hour
Machine Operator salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$16.40 per hour
$12.24 per hour
$13.48 per hour
$13.15 per hour
$13.97 per hour

Machine Operator job openings

Operator - Entry Level - Ferndale Refinery
Phillips 66
Ferndale, WA
Machine Operator
AtWork Group Las Vegas
Henderson, NV
Equipment Operator
Clearwater Paper
Elwood, IL
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