(800) 627 3697 info.eri@erieri.com
Are you working in compensation or HR? See our salary, cost-of-living, and executive pay applications in action. Try our free salary assessor demo.

Mold Operator Salary

$33,029 (USD)

Average Salary

$16/hr

Average Hourly

$426

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 12, 2019

The average pay for a Mold Operator is $33,029 a year and $16 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Mold Operator is between $25,403 and $39,280. 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.

Average Salary Chart

Customize:

Get a free Salary Report tailored to your job title, experience and location

 
arrow_downward
Scroll for Salary Potential, Education and Skills
arrow_downward
Are you an HR Professional?
Try our salary assessor and find out how much you should be paying
Description:
  • Pours liquid or powdered insulating material into mold to form insulation for electric motor, generator, and switchgear mechanisms: weighs specified amounts of plaster, cement, metallic, or plastic powders, dumps ingredients into mixing machine, and starts machine.
  • Positions assemblies, such as contact arms, collector rings, rotor shaft coils, and core assemblies, into mold cavity or molding jig, using spacer blocks and pilot pins.
  • Pours mixture into mold and allows mixture to set in hydraulic press or harden in furnace.
  • Removes assembly from mold or jig and scrapes hardened insulation with knife and rasp to trim to specified size.
  • Cuts, bends, shapes, and bolts together pieces of metal to adapt or improvise assembly fixtures to hold parts in mold.
  • May touch leads to meter and observe dial readings to test assembly for electrical continuity.
  • May be designated according to type of material used as plaster-of-paris molder or product insulated as transformer molder.
Mold Operator Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 42,500

Estimated population of Mold Operator jobs: 576

Rate of error: 3.3%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$38,290
5 Year Change:
16 %
Customize:

Get a free Salary Report tailored to your job title, experience and location

 

Are you an Employer?

Free Salary Assessor Product Demo
Education data not available for this job
Skills data not available for this job

About United States

United States Cost of Living Score:

Mold Operator Job Listings for United States

Plastic Mold Operator
Dec 12
Minster, OH, USA
Elwood Staffing
Plastic Mold Operator Looking for a stable, well paying, position? Plastic Mold Operators are needed for Minster, OH. Work with an outgoing, strong team of dedicated individuals. Pay: $18 per hour ...
2nd Shift Molding Operator
Oct 18
Attleboro Falls, MA, USA
Nesco Resource, LLC
We are now hiring 2nd Shift Molding Machine Operators. Hours are Monday-Friday 3:30pm-12:00am The molding operator's main responsibility is to run the molding equipment that he or she is assigned in ...
Injection Molding Operator
Dec 6
Wilsonville, OR, USA
PeopleReady
PeopleReady is offering a full-time Injection Molding Machine Operator opportunity, immediate start for qualified candidates! The ideal candidate will have prior experience and/or a mechanical ...
Molding Operator
Oct 31
Clearwater, FL, USA
ResourceMFG
Pete , FL is seeking experience Molding Operator Shifts: 6:45pm - 7:15AM $16/hr DOE POSITION ... Install pins, dyes or mold base QUALIFICATIONS * High School diploma or equivalent. * Prefer ...
Machine Operator
Oct 22
Rochester, MI, USA
Kostal Konatkt Systems
Kostal located in Rochester Hills MI is in search of a Mold Operator to work on 2nd shift (7pm-7am). 7pm-11pm: $14.18 11pm-7am: $14.85 Rotating schedule: work 5 days, get 3 days off, work 2 days, 3 ...

The average pay for a Mold Operator is $33,029 a year and $16 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Mold Operator is between $25,403 and $39,280. 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.

Are you an Employer?

Free Salary Assessor Product Demo

Salaries By Location

Mold Operator
Mold Operator
Visit our white paper page

Download white papers like our popular quarterly national compensation forecast report.

Similar Job Titles

Mold Operator
Mold Operator
Explore our most popular jobs
View our most popular salary searches and other resources
Plastic Mold Operator
Dec 12
Minster, OH, USA
Elwood Staffing
Plastic Mold Operator Looking for a stable, well paying, position? Plastic Mold Operators are needed for Minster, OH. Work with an outgoing, strong team of dedicated individuals. Pay: $18 per hour ...
2nd Shift Molding Operator
Oct 18
Attleboro Falls, MA, USA
Nesco Resource, LLC
We are now hiring 2nd Shift Molding Machine Operators. Hours are Monday-Friday 3:30pm-12:00am The molding operator's main responsibility is to run the molding equipment that he or she is assigned in ...
Explore our most popular jobs
View our most popular salary searches and other resources