How much do CNC machinist in London get paid?

CNC machinist in London earn

£9.60–21.00 per hour

Based on 31 employee reviews

CNC machinist salaries can range between £9.60–21.00 per hour in the London area. This data is based on quiz results from 31 employees who live in and around London.

What do top employers pay CNC machinist?

Who are the top CNC machinist employers?

  1. Unilever
    9.0
  2. Ainscough
    8.7
  3. Nestlé
    8.4

What contracts are people on?

21% report having zero hours contracts.
6% report having part time contracts. (16-35 hours)
73% report having full time contracts. (more than 35 hours)

Based on 33 employees

How are people paid?

74%
by the hour
26%
an annual salary

Based on 31 employees

What do CNC machinist do?

Machine operators have the job of using machines and specialist equipment.

Machines are used in all sorts of industries. You can find machine operators:

  • In factories
  • On construction sites

This type of job might involve:

  • Using and operating machines to make, assemble and move things
  • Checking all the machines on-site are safe to use

What machines you’ll use depends on what type of company you work for.

If you work in construction, you might use:

  • Excavators, bulldozers, fork-lift trucks, cranes and dump trucks

If you work in a factory, you might use:

  • Drills, industrial ovens, mixers and specialised equipment

If you want to apply for a machine operator job, you might need the following:

If you work in construction, you’ll also need a Construction Skills Certificate Scheme (CSCS) card.

You can also train on-the-job to be a machine operator if you are a groundworker.

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