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Jewelry Caster Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$38,208 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Jewelry Caster is $38,208 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Jewelry Caster is between $29,074 and $45,749. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Casts jewelry pieces and ornamental figures for trophies and plaques from molten lead or zinc.
  • Melts zinc or lead alloy bars in kettle.
  • Assembles sections of mold and secures mold with C-clamp.
  • Pours molten metal into mold, using hand ladle.
  • Disassembles mold after specified time and knocks sand from casting, using mallet.
  • Places jewelry piece or figure in tray to cool.
Jewelry Caster Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers

Job family population: 25,710

Estimated population of Jewelry Caster jobs: 465

Rate of error: 4.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Jewelry Caster Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Master Bench Jeweler
May 9
Chicago, IL, USA
Dana Augustine Inc
... jewelry manufacturer. As a shop Master Lead Bench Jeweler, your major opportunity to work in Repairs, Diamond Setting, Advanced Diamond Setting, Casting, Design. Dana Augustine Inc. is the leading ...
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