Drill press operator earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Drill press operator salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alabama $41,330
Arkansas $33,420
Arizona $33,930
California $35,150
Colorado $41,030
Connecticut $53,980
Florida $35,620
Georgia $36,100
Iowa $39,340
Illinois $37,884
Indiana $35,259
Kansas $42,320
Kentucky $38,500
Louisiana $39,850
Massachusetts $47,700
Maryland $51,250
Maine $42,030
Michigan $37,710
Minnesota $32,190
Missouri $33,760
Mississippi $28,050
North Carolina $32,620
North Dakota $35,740
Nebraska $38,750
New Hampshire $37,490
New Jersey $50,480
Nevada $53,970
New York $31,100
Ohio $41,280
Oklahoma $38,720
Oregon $40,320
Pennsylvania $35,830
Rhode Island $34,500
South Carolina $38,440
South Dakota $33,630
Tennessee $35,720
Texas $41,820
Utah $33,190
Virginia $45,120
Washington $32,010
Wisconsin $43,190

How do drill press operator salaries compare to similar careers?

Drill press operators earn 7% less than similar careers in Arizona. On average, they make less than machinists but more than fork lift operators.

Career Median Salary
Machinist salary $40K
Quality control inspector salary $41K
Sheet metal worker salary $39K
Quarry rock splitter salary $38K
Chemical technician salary $38K
Drill press operator salary $34K
Metal worker salary $31K
Welder salary $34K
Metal caster salary $35K
Fork lift operator salary $33K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)