Machine Operator Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 54,755 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: November 15, 2019
Average salary
$13.56 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$23.60
Salary Distribution

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

The average salary for a Machine Operator is $13.56 per hour in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 54,755 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.
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Machine Operator salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$18.75 per hour
$18.28 per hour
$17.45 per hour
$16.39 per hour
$16.90 per hour
$16.94 per hour
$16.70 per hour
$16.72 per hour
$16.35 per hour
$17.20 per hour
Machine Operator salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$16.41 per hour
$13.35 per hour
$14.61 per hour
$13.94 per hour
$23.43 per hour

Machine Operator job openings

Manufacturing Machine Operator
AWG, Inc.
Henderson, NV
Manufacturing Technician - CNC Operator - 1st Shift 6am-2pm
Mechanical Drive Components
Chicopee, MA
2nd and 3rd Shift Machine Operator
Kraft Heinz Company
Jacksonville, FL
Machine Operator Jobs