CNC Technician Career Outlook

Percent Employed

29%

Employed
 

Northwood Tech 2022-2023 Graduate Follow-Up Survey 

 

 

Employed in Related Field

50%

Employed in a Related Field


Northwood Tech 2022-2023 Graduate Follow-Up Survey

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$53,043

Average Yearly Salary

2022-2025 Lightcast data based on
Northwood Tech's 11 County District 

 

 


 

Careers

Typical positions available after graduation include:

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CNC Machine Operator

CNC Machine Operators set up and operate a variety of computer-controlled machine tools to produce precision metal parts, instruments and tools.

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Machinist

Machinists maintain and repair factory equipment and other industrial machinery, such as conveying systems, production machinery and packaging equipment.

Additional opportunities include:

  • CNC Set-up Operator

  • CNC Operator

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"Being a retired military veteran of 22 years, I have attended numerous training schools and programs. I can't remember a level of professionalism as high as brought forth by the staff at Northwood Tech. I've seen a genuine commitment to quality education as well as a sincere concern for the success of the student." 

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715.319.7331

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