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Mold Maker Die Casting & Plastic Molding Salary
in New York, United States

$54,549 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Mold Maker Die Casting & Plastic Molding is $54,549 a year and $26 an hour in New York, United States. The average salary range for a Mold Maker Die Casting & Plastic Molding is between $40,122 and $66,593. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Mold Maker Die Casting & Plastic Molding. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Makes and repairs dies for diecasting of metal products and metal molds for injection or compression molding of plastic or glass products by analyzing specifications; laying out, machining, fitting, assembling, and finishing metal parts; and applying knowledge of die and mold design and construction.
  • Reads blueprints of product and die or mold, and computes specifications, applying knowledge of shop mathematics and metal diecasting or plastic or glass molding processes and machinery.
  • Plans sequence of operations, visualizing shape of die or mold in reverse of product.
  • Measures, marks, and scribes metal stock to lay out for machining lay-out worker.
  • Gives machining specifications to tool-machine set-up operators or sets up and operates machines, such as horizontal boring mill, engine lathe, profile milling machine, and pantograph machine to machine outer dimensions and contoured cavity of die or mold tool-machine set-up operator; pantograph-machine set-up operator.
  • Grinds, files, and sands parts, using files, emery cloth, and powered grinders, to fit parts for assembly and to smooth and finish cavity.
  • Assembles die or mold, using handtools.
  • Verifies dimensions, using calipers, planer gauges, and dial indicators.
  • May repair molds and be designated mold repairer, die-casting and plastic molding.
Mold Maker Die Casting & Plastic Molding Job Prevalence in New York, United States

Job family: Tool and Die Makers

Job family population: 73,510

Estimated population of Mold Maker Die Casting & Plastic Molding jobs: 3,405

Rate of error: 2.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Mold Maker Die Casting & Plastic Molding Job Listings for New York, United States

Plastic Mold Injection Mechanic
Jun 13
Eatontown, NJ, USA
Zing Professional Recruiting a Peoplelink Group Company
The Set-Up Mechanic is responsible for setting up, changing over, troubleshooting and documenting process problems associated with plastic injection molding as well as related equipment (robots ...
Plastic Injection Molding
Jun 14
Eatontown, NJ, USA
Broad Waverly Staffing
Plastic Injection Molding Tech $23hr to $25hr Direct Hire Opportunity, Eatontown, NJ Pay Rate: $23 ... all mold changes -Address defect notices and make appropriate process changes -Troubleshoot ...
Plastic Manufacturing Manager
May 9
Bethpage, NY, USA
PSI Molds
Must have at least 3 years of experience in management and some injection molding. Responsibilities ... Company Description Plastic products manufacturing.
Carpenter - Cabinet Maker
May 30
Union, NJ, USA
L&P Builders LLC.
L & P Builders LLC., is currently seeking for skilled shop Millwork/ Cabinet Maker Carpenter to add ... molder, and shaper, to cut and shape parts from woodstock.to read blueprints, use hand & power ...
Senior Mechanical R&D Engineer
May 23
Bronx, NY, USA
GAL Manufacturing Company, LLC.
Familiarity with basic and more advanced manufacturing processes such as sheet metal fabrication, stamping, machining, forging, injection molding and die casting. * Can produce 3D models and ...
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