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 about the same as related careers in New Jersey. On average, they make less than riggers but more than machine assemblers.

Career Median Salary
Rigger salary $60K
Tool and die maker salary $56K
Gem worker salary $57K
Precious metal worker salary $57K
Machinist salary $49K
Drill press operator salary $50K
Pump operator salary $45K
Welder salary $45K
Molding and casting worker salary $45K
Machine assembler salary $37K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)