Hunter | Advanced Manufacturer

Average Wage for this Career:

$67,940* *This figure represents the median wage for this career in San Diego County and not the wages of any specific interviewee

Occupational Outlook:


About Machinist

Meet Scott Sanchez, a machinist at Hunter Industries that requires him to use a variety of tools and technologies to make other tools – a critical part of today’s advanced manufacturing industry. It is a wonderful career for those that like to work with their hands, problem solve and need to be challenged every day to come up with innovative solutions.

Education Resources

Advanced Manufacturing Programs and Schools
Community Colleges: Career Education

Machinist Technology Program
MiraCosta College, Community Education and Workforce Development

Design and Manufacturing Technologies
Palomar Community College