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Mold Maker Plastic Molds Salary

$51,018 (USD)

Average Salary

$25/hr

Average Hourly

$903

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 08, 2019

The average pay for a Mold Maker Plastic Molds is $51,018 a year and $25 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Mold Maker Plastic Molds is between $37,525 and $62,282. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Mold Maker Plastic Molds. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Description:
  • 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 Plastic Molds Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Tool and Die Makers

Job family population: 72,700

Estimated population of Mold Maker Plastic Molds jobs: 3,367

Rate of error: 2.1%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$59,144
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Mold Maker Plastic Molds Job Listings for United States

Mold Maker (Plastics)
Nov 5
Santa Ana, CA, USA
SkillsetGroup - Professional Staffing Solutions
Mold Maker - Plastic Injection Molding JOB DESCRIPTION Summary/Objective The Mold Maker position uses appropriate equipment such as surface grinder, lathes, milling machines, CNC, wire EDM, grinders ...
Mold Maker
Nov 27
Lodi, OH, USA
ABC Plastics
Mold Maker Experienced mold maker opening for a long established plastic injection molding ... Applicants must possess the ability to build and repair plastic injection molds, having complete ...
Plastic Injection Mold Builder - Mold Maker 8734MP
Nov 7
Poland, OH, USA
Career Transitions LLC
Plastic Injection Mold Builder / Mold Maker - Poland, Ohio Are you a Mold Maker ? Are you open to opportunities in Poland, Ohio? Do you have experience in injection mold building, final fitting and ...
Mold Maker / Repair
Nov 22
Detroit, MI, USA
ABC Plastics
Applicants must possess the ability to build and repair plastic injection molds, having complete ... Mold Maker, Location: Detroit, MI - 48208
CNC Set Up Machinist - Mold Maker Apprentice
Nov 14
San Diego, CA, USA
Custom Engineering Plastics
Mold maker APPRENTICE - some experience with sinker EDM, manual mills, lathe, surface grinder, HAAS ... plastic injection molds desired. Job includes learning to work with machining and design software ...

The average pay for a Mold Maker Plastic Molds is $51,018 a year and $25 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Mold Maker Plastic Molds is between $37,525 and $62,282. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Mold Maker Plastic Molds. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Lodi, OH, USA
ABC Plastics
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