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Rubber Mold Maker Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$31,024 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

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The average pay for a Rubber Mold Maker is $31,024 a year and $15 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Rubber Mold Maker is between $24,959 and $36,611. 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

  • Forms rubber wax injection molds by vulcanizing pieces of rubber around metal sample: places metal sample into frame and packs raw rubber around sample.
  • Clamps sample, frame, and rubber into vulcanizing machine.
  • Turns on machine, waits specified time, and removes mold from machine.
  • Splits mold into two pieces to remove metal sample, using knife or scalpel.
  • Inspects mold for defects.
  • May form investment molds around wax patterns.
  • May operate centrifugal casting machine.
  • May burn grooves or crevices in mold to correct defects, using soldering gun.
Rubber Mold Maker Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Food Processing Workers, All Other

Job family population: 43,540

Estimated population of Rubber Mold Maker jobs: 46

Rate of error: 4.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

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