How much does a Machine Operator I make in the United States? The average Machine Operator I salary in the United States is $33,895 as of April 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $29,809 and $39,362. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Machine Operator I

Machine Operator I sets up and operates a production machine in accordance with established procedures and guidelines. Uses computer-controlled equipment to select, position and secure automatic or semi-automatic machines. Being a Machine Operator I controls and adjusts machine settings to complete simple tasks accurately, according to specifications, and in a timely fashion. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent. Additionally, Machine Operator I typically reports to a supervisor/manager. The Machine Operator I works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Skills associated with Machine Operator I: Numerical Control, Precision Machining, Machine Programming, Manufacturing, Machine Operation ...More

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