Machine Operator salary in California

Average salary
$38,000/yr
Based on 2,933 income tax records
$18,000
$72,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$32K
 
$38K
 
$41K
 
$41K
 
$39K
$18,000
$72,500
How much do Machine Operators make?
The average total salary for a Machine Operator is $38,000 per year. This is based on data from 2,933 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Machine Operator and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Machine Operator salary can vary between $18,000 to $72,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Machine Operator salary by location

Machine Operator salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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International Paper, California
37 income tax records
$61,500/yr
$31K – $92K
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Genprobe, California
10 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$46K – $91K
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WestRock, California
11 income tax records
$59,500/yr
$49K – $72K
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E J Gallo Winery, California
23 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$27K – $70K
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Leprino Foods Company, California
10 income tax records
$57,500/yr
$45K – $65K
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Frito-Lay, California
19 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$35K – $79K
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Blue Diamond Growers, California
19 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$21K – $73K
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Sierra Pacific Industries, California
14 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$39K – $69K
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Graphic Packaging Intl, California
18 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$24K – $77K
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Sps Technologies, California
10 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$31K – $53K
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BBSI, California
17 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$22K – $70K
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ADP, California
37 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$20K – $56K
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Costco Wholesale, California
31 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$18K – $54K
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Foster Farms, California
15 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$20K – $46K
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EmployBridge, California
21 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$17K – $42K
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Aerotek, California
13 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$17K – $42K

Machine Operator demographics in California

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75% are single
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25% are married
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37% have kids
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23% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Machine Operators in California

2,933 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a machine operator in California is $38,000 per year. Machine operator salaries in California can vary between $18,000 to $72,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 2,933 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as machine operator.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for machine operators in California: International Paper ($61,500 a year), Genprobe ($60,000 a year), and WestRock ($59,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for machine operators in California: Hayward, CA ($49,500 a year), Turlock, CA ($48,500 a year), and Hanford, CA ($48,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.