How much does a CNC Punch Press Operator make in the United States? The average CNC Punch Press Operator salary in the United States is $41,700 as of November 23, 2022, but the range typically falls between $37,100 and $45,800. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The CNC Punch Press Operator performs operations such as blanking, bending, punching, and forming based on blueprints and other instructions. Configures and operates electrically powered presses to cut, shape, and form metal, plastic, or other materials used in manufacturing operations. Being a CNC Punch Press Operator keeps a record of operational data and performs routine equipment maintenance. Responsibilities include configuring equipment and calibrating gauge settings, recognizing condition of dies, loading materials onto the equipment, feeding material through die, and positioning and removing parts from the die. In addition, CNC Punch Press Operator monitors work schedule to ascertain production information, such as size, type, and quantity to be processed. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor/manager. Being a CNC Punch Press Operator gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. Working as a CNC Punch Press Operator typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022

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