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|Machine Operator salaries - 30 salaries reported||£13/hr|
|Machine Operator salaries - 23 salaries reported||£33,179/yr|
|Machine Operator salaries - 21 salaries reported||£12/hr|
|Machine Operator salaries - 20 salaries reported||£12/hr|
|Machine Operator salaries - 16 salaries reported||£11/hr|
|Machine Operator salaries - 16 salaries reported||£37,185/yr|
|Machine Operator salaries - 15 salaries reported||£36,781/yr|
|Machine Operator salaries - 14 salaries reported||£12/hr|
|Machine Operator salaries - 12 salaries reported||£12/hr|
|Machine Operator salaries - 12 salaries reported||£28,563/yr|
|Machine Operator salaries - 12 salaries reported||£13/hr|
|Machine Operator salaries - 12 salaries reported||£1,839/mo|
|Machine Operator salaries - 11 salaries reported||£27,597/yr|
|Machine Operator salaries - 11 salaries reported||£27,789/yr|
|Machine Operator salaries - 10 salaries reported||£16/hr|
|Machine Operator salaries - 10 salaries reported||£13/hr|
|Machine Operator salaries - 10 salaries reported||£30,357/yr|
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|Machine Operator salaries - 10 salaries reported||£35,731/yr|
|Machine Operator salaries - 10 salaries reported||£39,080/yr|
The average salary for a Machine Operator is £28,542 per year in United Kingdom. Salaries estimates are based on 2023 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Machine Operator employees in United Kingdom.
The highest salary for a Machine Operator in United Kingdom is £38,062 per year.
The lowest salary for a Machine Operator in United Kingdom is £22,944 per year.
Machine operators are paid salaries similar to that of other skilled workers including roofers, welders, cutters, tool makers, and medical equipment repairers. Machine operators who work in the manufacturing or construction sectors generally earn higher pay than those who work in commercial and industrial machinery and equipment repair and maintenance roles. Machine operator pay generally raises with seniority and experience. They can also increase their earnings by moving into a management-related role.
Are you a machine operator looking to increase your earning potential? Look no further! While formal education may not be necessary for this role, putting in the extra effort can make a world of difference. By mastering the use of various supplies, equipment, and machines, and honing your troubleshooting, leadership, dexterity, and attention to detail skills, you can stand out from the crowd and earn a higher salary.
But it's not just about technical skills - becoming a machine whisperer and being able to manage each machine with ease and efficiency can also boost your earnings. And as you gain more experience and develop more sought-after skills, your salary as a machine operator will only continue to rise.
Of course, location and industry can also play a part in your earnings, so it's important to do your research before diving headfirst into any particular role.
As a machine operator, you have the power to negotiate your salary and earn what you truly deserve. But first, you need to do your homework. What's the going rate for machine operators in your area and industry? How much are others with similar qualifications and experience making? And what's your employer's range for machine operator salaries?
With this information, you're ready to start the negotiation process. If you're negotiating for a new job, your previous experience in the industry can give you a powerful edge. But if you're already in a role, you'll need to demonstrate your worth by highlighting how you've gone above and beyond to earn that higher pay. Maybe you've taken on extra tasks or worked extra hours to show your commitment to the company.
Remember to consider the full compensation package, including benefits like healthcare, retirement plans, and holiday time.
About 54.78% of Machine Operator professionals feel satisfied with their salary, according to anonymous Glassdoor ratings. An additional £1,916 in potential pay per year, among other factors, can qualify the annual pay of a Machine Operator in United Kingdom as a good salary.
Machine Operator professionals in United Kingdom have a wide total pay range, between £19,319 and £55,819 depending on experience, with an estimated total pay of £28,542 following the average career path of a Machine Operator.