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Engineering Model Maker Salary
in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

$43,238 (USD)

Average Salary

$21/hr

Average Hourly

$700

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Engineering Model Maker is $43,238 a year and $21 an hour in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States. The average salary range for an Engineering Model Maker is between $32,198 and $52,432. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Sets up and operates variety of machines to fabricate tooling, patterns, parts, and models for electronic, mechanical or electromechanical instruments, devices, or equipment, such as electromedical and computer equipment; measuring, indicating, and controlling instruments; and surgical and navigational instruments, according to engineering blueprints and specifications: studies drawings and sketches of proposed product and confers with engineering personnel to plan design details and model operation.
  • Determines machines, tooling, and sequence of operation necessary to produce model parts, tooling, dies, or patterns, utilizing knowledge of machining and fabricating techniques.
  • Lays out reference points and dimensions on assorted materials, such as metals, plastic, and synthetic resins, using measuring instruments and work aids lay-out worker i.
  • Sets up and operates machines, such as milling machines, lathes, grinders, drill press, punch press, and brake, to produce or modify model parts machinist.
  • Fits and assembles parts, using handtools or power tools.
  • Wires and solders electrical and electronic connections and components.
  • Inspects and tests model or other product to verify conformance to specifications, using precision measuring instruments, such as calipers, gauges, and micrometers, and test equipment, such as multimeter and oscilloscope.
  • Suggests structural or operational modifications or reworks component parts as required to ensure performance of equipment or parts meets standards.
  • May consult with engineering.
Engineering Model Maker Job Prevalence in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States

Job family: Model Makers, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 5,820

Estimated population of Engineering Model Maker jobs: 527

Rate of error: 6.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$50,125
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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Description: Harrisburg ( HARR-iss-burg; Pennsylvania German: Harrisbarrig) is the capital city of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and the county seat of Dauphin County. With a population of 49,192, it is the 15th largest city in the Commonwealth. It lies on the east bank of the Susquehanna River, 107 miles (172 km) west of Philadelphia. Harrisburg is the anchor of the Susquehanna Valley metropolitan area, which had a 2018 estimated population of 574,659, making it the fourth most populous in Pennsylvania and 96th most populous in the United States. Harrisburg played a notable role in American history during...

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