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Metal and Plastic Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operator Salary and Wage Information

  Percentile 10% (Low) 50% (Median) 90% (High)
  Hourly Wage $9.91 $15.23 $22.45
  Annual Wage $20,600 $31,700 $46,700
  • "10% (Low)" indicates that 10% of workers earned less and 90% earned more.
  • "50% (Median)" indicates that 50% of workers earned less and 50% earned more.
  • "90% (High)" indicates that 90% of workers earned less and 10% earned more.
  • "N/A" indicates that data is not available
* The annual salary and wage data presented above represents U.S. based workers with full-time employment and year-round schedules.

 Career Description
Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic Operate computer-controlled machines or robots to perform one or more machine functions on metal or plastic work pieces.