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Tool Builder Salary
in Delaware, United States

$30,056 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Tool Builder is $30,056 a year and $14 an hour in Delaware, United States. The average salary range for a Tool Builder is between $23,360 and $35,469. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Delaware, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Lays out, fabricates, assembles, and repairs jigs, fixtures, forms, templates, and related tooling used in manufacturing aircraft parts and assemblies, following blueprints, sketches, and specifications, using handtools, power tools, machines, and equipment: reviews engineering information, tool design drawings, and other specifications to determine methods and sequence of operations to fabricate tools.
  • Examines blueprint of part for which template, jig, fixture, or other tooling is to be built.
  • Calculates unspecified dimensions, and lays out design on assorted materials to establish and coordinate reference points and tooling holes, using measuring instruments, such as dividers and straightedges.
  • Sets up and operates variety of machines and shop equipment to cut, shape, and finish materials to specified dimensions.
  • Fits, aligns, and assembles tooling components, and measures tooling assembly for conformance to specifications, using precision measuring and checking instruments.
  • Joins assembly components, using bolts, pins, clamps, screws, rivets, or other method.
  • Repairs or reworks tools.
  • May draw sketches and prepare detailed instructions for fabricating or machining to be performed by other workers.
  • May specialize in building specific type tool and be designated form block maker; jig and fixture builder; machine tool fixture builder; wood-tool maker.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Tool Builder Job Listings for Delaware, United States

Field Service Technician
Oct 12
Wilmington, DE, USA
... tool inventory activities. * Performs other related duties as assigned by management ... Strives to continuously build knowledge and skills; Shares expertise with others. * Customer ...
VP: Reporting & Analytics Report Development
Oct 31
Wilmington, USA
Post build activities include: Data Mgt, Data Source Uploads, Interface with Technology for SDLC ... with Tool deployment • Manages complex processes and reporting streams • Performs impact ...
Lead Automation Test Engineer - DE
Oct 23
Wilmington, DE, USA
International Consulting Company
... comparable tool; * Programming skills in C#, Java, Python, SQL; * Knowledge of the Software ... Demonstrated experience with Continuous Integration, including one or more of the following build ...
Journeyman Plumber
Oct 16
Tradesmen International
Our comprehensive benefits encourage our employees and their families to build a lifelong ... Tool purchase programs Company Details Tradesmen International, America---s elite skilled labor ...