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Patternmaker Plaster Salary
in Abilene, Texas

$43,620 (USD)

Average Salary

$21/hr

Average Hourly

$763

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Patternmaker Plaster is $43,620 a year and $21 an hour in Abilene, Texas, United States. The average salary range for a Patternmaker Plaster is between $32,128 and $53,207. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Abilene, Texas.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Plans, lays out, and constructs master full-scale models, forms, mockups, check jigs, and plaster patterns for casting master tooling used in manufacturing aeronautical and aerospace products, utilizing knowledge of plaster patternmaking, metal forming, and foundry practices and procedures, using precision instruments, tools, and equipment: studies engineering tool design data, loft information, and blueprints to determine sequence of operations and to develop layout for constructing master model.
  • Lays out, locates, and aligns steel skeletons and master contour templates on surface table or other base structure to form model frame, using precision measuring instruments and devices, such as micrometers, calipers, and transit.
  • Forms plaster over template frame and hand finishes plaster to peripheral dimensions of contour templates, using scrapers, fairing tools, and other handtools.
  • Verifies finished dimensions of master model, using precision instruments.
  • Scribes butt, water, and station lines on master model to establish location points, reference lines, and contours for subsequent pattern casting.
  • Casts plaster pattern (splash) from sections of master model, and recasts pattern to produce working patterns of contour templates, check templates, and related tooling.
  • May fabricate master patterns, jigs, templates, or mockups from materials other than plaster, such as wax, plastic, and fiberglass.
  • May cut out and fabricate flat contour templates from engineering or loft information.
Patternmaker Plaster Job Prevalence in Abilene, Texas, United States

Job family: Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 3,200

Estimated population of Patternmaker Plaster jobs: 16

Rate of error: 5.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$50,568
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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About Abilene, Texas

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Description: Abilene ( AB-i-leen) is a city in Taylor and Jones counties in Texas, United States. The population was 117,463 at the 2010 census, making it the 27th-most populous city in the state of Texas. It is the principal city of the Abilene Metropolitan Statistical Area, which had a 2017 estimated population of 170,219. It is the county seat of Taylor County. Dyess Air Force Base is located on the west side of the city. Abilene is located off Interstate 20, between exits 279 on its western edge and 292 on the east. Abilene is 150 miles (240 km) west of Fort Worth. The city is looped by I-20 to the north, US 83/84 on the west...

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