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Machinists in District of Columbia

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$58,280 Median Salary
  • Machinists in District of Columbia earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Machinists Work in District of Columbia?

In 2018, there were 140 Machinists working in the state.

There were 140 Machinists employed in this state in 2017.

The amount of jobs between 2017 and 2018 is holding steady.


The typical state has 4,240 Machinists working in it, which means District of Columbia has fewer Machinists than average.


What do Machinists Make in District of Columbia?

In 2018 wages for Machinists ranged from $51,620 to $91,940 with $58,280 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $24.82 to $44.2. The median hourly rate was $28.02.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $29.69 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate declined by $1.67.

The median salary in District of Columbia is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top District of Columbia Metros for Machinists

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Machinists.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 1,370 $48,860

Top States for Machinists Employment

The table below shows the states where most Machinists work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 36,530 $45,080
Illinois 31,000 $38,540
Michigan 27,020 $39,920
Ohio 26,250 $41,390
Texas 26,050 $45,570
Indiana 18,390 $42,880
Pennsylvania 17,060 $43,730
New York 14,000 $45,550
Minnesota 12,870 $49,510
Wisconsin 12,820 $42,070
South Carolina 12,480 $36,270
North Carolina 11,710 $40,890
Washington 10,300 $50,110
Florida 9,250 $40,780
Massachusetts 7,790 $51,050
Tennessee 7,690 $43,110
Connecticut 7,590 $49,950
Georgia 7,240 $40,330
Missouri 6,280 $43,470
Kentucky 6,240 $42,430

Below are the states where Machinists get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Alaska $68,080
Hawaii $67,810
District of Columbia $58,280
Delaware $56,310
Maryland $53,480
North Dakota $52,360
Wyoming $52,300
New Mexico $51,670
Massachusetts $51,050
Washington $50,110


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