How much does a Machinist II make in the United States? The average Machinist II salary in the United States is $53,014 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $46,893 and $60,029. 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. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $46,893 10% $41,320 90% $66,416 75% $60,029 $53,014 50%(Median)
Change Search Criteria
Check out Machinist jobs in Virginia

Manual Machinist | Direct Hire

Luttrell Staffing Group - Abingdon, VA

Machine Operator 2

Graham Packaging Company - Altavista, VA

Machine Learning Engineer

Carnegie Mellon University - Arlington, VA


Pearson Packaging Systems - Ashland, VA

Job Description for Machinist II

Machinist II assembles, repairs, and fabricates metal parts by operating mechanical equipment. Assembles parts into sub-units or complete units. Being a Machinist II uses blueprints and design sketches to ensure the proper dimensions and tolerance levels of the finished product. Takes measurements of material and selects appropriate machine for the process. Additionally, Machinist II typically requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Machinist II gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. To be a Machinist II typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 View full job description

Employers: Job Description Management Tool

See user submitted job responsibilities for Machinist II.

Job Openings for Machinist II
Not the job you're looking for? Search more salaries here:

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?'s CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst
City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.1%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.7%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average

Take just three simple steps below to generate your own personalized salary report

Step 1 of 3

Understand the total compensation opportunity for a Machinist II, base salary plus other pay elements

Average Base Salary

Core compensation


Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Machinist II in the United States. The base salary for Machinist II ranges from $46,893 to $60,029 with the average base salary of $53,014. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $47,632 to $61,559 with the average total cash compensation of $54,060.
Step 2 of 3

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.



Step 3 of 3

How much should you be paid?

View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Skills associated with Machinist II: Machining, Machine Programming, Manufacturing, Reading Blueprints/Diagrams, Injection Molding ...More

Recently searched related titles: Maintenance Machinist

Salary estimation for Machinist II at companies like : NETFLIX INC, SCHOLASTIC CORP, SHUTTERFLY INC

Jobs with a similar salary range to Machinist II : Customer Development Executive, Executive Search Researcher, Eyelash Specialist, CNC Advanced Machinist, CNC Machinist Programmer