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Mechanist Salary

How much does a Mechanist make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Mechanist

$46,094 (USD)/yr

$22 (USD)/hr

$770 (USD)/yr

$45,567 (USD)/yr

$22 (USD)/hr

$770 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Set up and operate a variety of machine tools to produce precision parts and instruments. Includes precision instrument makers who fabricate, modify, or repair mechanical instruments. May also fabricate and modify parts to make or repair machine tools or maintain industrial machines, applying knowledge of mechanics, mathematics, metal properties, layout, and machining procedures.
The average mechanist salary in United States is $46,094 or an equivalent hourly rate of $22. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $770. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$34,185 (USD)

$56,037 (USD)

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Salary Potential

$53,436 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Mechanist will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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