Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic Career

Job Description: Operate computer-controlled machines or robots to perform one or more machine functions on metal or plastic work pieces.


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Computer-Controlled Machine Tool Operators, Metal and Plastic Career

Salary Info

Median Annual Wage

$39,590

Median Hourly Wage

$19.03*

Total Employed Nationally

146,190


Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics May 2016 wage data and 2016-2026 employment projections. "Projected growth" represents the estimated change in total employment over the projections period (2016-2026). "Projected job openings" represent openings due to growth and replacement.