Machine Operator salary in Tennessee

Average salary
$35,000/yr
Based on 2,610 income tax records
$17,500
$63,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$17,500
$63,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Machine Operators make?
The average total salary for a Machine Operator is $35,000 per year. This is based on data from 2,610 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Machine Operator and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Machine Operator salary can vary between $17,500 to $63,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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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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US Smokeless Tobacco Company, Tennessee
12 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$58K – $86K
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Norfolk Southern Corp, Tennessee
14 income tax records
$63,000/yr
$60K – $66K
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General Mills, Tennessee
27 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$49K – $65K
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WestRock, Tennessee
19 income tax records
$55,500/yr
$45K – $59K
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Fiberweb, Tennessee
12 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$47K – $75K
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Duro Hilex Poly A Novolex Co, Tennessee
10 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$49K – $57K
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Frito-Lay, Tennessee
10 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$46K – $55K
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Keurig Greenmountain, Tennessee
23 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$42K – $53K
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Aisin Automotive Cst, Tennessee
10 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$44K – $49K
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Eagle Bend Mfg, Tennessee
10 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$47K – $53K
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Snapon Logistics, Tennessee
10 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$45K – $48K
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Great Lakes Cheese Co, Tennessee
10 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$43K – $52K
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Jostens, Tennessee
14 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$39K – $49K
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Tn Tennessee, Tennessee
10 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$38K – $44K
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State Industries, Tennessee
11 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$37K – $45K
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Iconex, Tennessee
11 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$38K – $43K
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Hankook Tire Manufacturi, Tennessee
19 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$29K – $46K
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Chattem, Tennessee
13 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$35K – $43K
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Tyson Foods, Tennessee
18 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$35K – $47K
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Denso Manufacturing Tennessee, Tennessee
18 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$36K – $42K
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Conagra Brands, Tennessee
10 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$33K – $47K
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Mars, Tennessee
19 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$37K – $41K
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Adient, Tennessee
17 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$30K – $41K
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Mahle Engine Components USA, Tennessee
13 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$31K – $45K
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Aym, Tennessee
11 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$34K – $40K
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The Robinette Company, Tennessee
12 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$33K – $46K
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Shaw Floors, Tennessee
17 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$24K – $36K
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Sanford Health, Tennessee
11 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$30K – $39K
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Ingram Distribution Mgmt, Tennessee
19 income tax records
$33,500/yr
$32K – $39K
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Team Technologies, Tennessee
13 income tax records
$30,000/yr
$29K – $31K
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Cooper Standard, Tennessee
17 income tax records
$25,500/yr
$23K – $27K

Machine Operator demographics in Tennessee

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69% are single
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31% are married
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38% have kids
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24% own a home

Machine Operator salaries by age in Tennessee

$0
$9,250
$18,500
$27,750
$37,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Machine Operators in Tennessee

2,610 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a machine operator in Tennessee is $35,000 per year. Machine operator salaries in Tennessee can vary between $17,500 to $63,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 2,610 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as machine operator.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for machine operators in Tennessee: US Smokeless Tobacco Company ($67,500 a year), Norfolk Southern Corp ($63,000 a year), and General Mills ($57,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for machine operators in Tennessee: Dyersburg, TN ($51,000 a year), Lebanon, TN ($45,000 a year), and Murfreesboro, TN ($42,500 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.