2021 Annual Salary, Salary Range, and Highest Paying States and Industries
Engine and Other Machine Assemblers construct, assemble, or rebuild machines, such as engines, turbines, and similar equipment used in such industries as construction, extraction, textiles, and paper manufacturing.
Table of contents
- Average salary
- Starting salary
- Salary rank
- Salary range
- Highest paying states
- Highest paying industries
Entry-level Engine and Other Machine Assemblers with little to no experience can expect to make anywhere between $30,930 to $36,200 per year or $15 to $17 per hour. Similar to any other job, their salary will increase as they gain experience.
We wanted to make it easy for our readers to compare the salary of Engine and Other Machine Assemblers to all the other careers out there. So we created Salary Rank. We compared the salary of all careers then we gave them a rank of A, B, C, or D depending on where their average salary sit in comparison to other careers.
|Highest (Top 10%)||$32||$65,740|
|Senior (Top 25%)||$28||$58,540|
|Middle (Mid 50%)||$22||$45,770|
|Junior (Bottom 25%)||$17||$36,200|
|No experience (Bottom 10%)||$15||$30,930|
Highest paying states
Another simple way to increase your salary as an Engine and Other Machine Assembler is to move to a higher paying state. However moving to a higher paying state like MI doesn’t guarantee that you will make more because the expenses at MI might be much higher than where you are currently living at right now.
According to BLS, the highest paid Engine and Machine Assemblers are in the states of MI, KY, OH, NV and WA.
Highest paying industries
|Salary by industry||Annual||Hourly|
|Other Transportation Equipment Manufacturing||$54590||$26.25|
|Management of Companies and Enterprises||$53240||$25.59|
|Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing||$51450||$24.73|
|Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing||$50990||$24.51|
|Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing||$50040||$24.06|
|Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing||$49180||$23.65|
|Scientific Research and Development Services||$46760||$22.48|
|Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services||$46620||$22.41|
|Electrical Equipment Manufacturing||$45160||$21.71|
|Motor Vehicle and Motor Vehicle Parts and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers||$43510||$20.92|
|Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing||$41670||$20.04|
|Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers||$41400||$19.91|
|Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing||$40730||$19.58|
|Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Repair and Maintenance||$39800||$19.13|
|Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing||$39780||$19.13|
|Machine Shops; Turned Product; and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing||$38130||$18.33|
|Automotive Repair and Maintenance||$37860||$18.20|
|Food and Beverage Stores||$32200||$15.48|