Manufacturing Technology Career Snapshot

Graduates May be Employed as…

  • Machinists
  • Machine & Tool Maintenance
  • CNC Operators/Programmers
  • Assemblers
  • Fabricators
  • Machine Setters


Examples of Potential Area Employers…

  • PACE Industries
  • North Ark Regional Medical Center
  • Rock Tenn
  • Wabash
  • Strand
  • Lockheed Martin


Northwest Arkansas Area Wages

Assemblers & Fabricators:

   Entry-level Wage.......................................................................................... $18,784 annually

   Average Wage.............................................................................................. $24,055 annually


CNC Machine Tool Operators/Programmers:

   Entry-level Wage.......................................................................................... $29,407 annually

   Average Wage.............................................................................................. $41,673 annually

 

Machinists:

   Entry-level Wage.......................................................................................... $24,135 annually

   Average Wage.............................................................................................. $33,910 annually