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Tool Builder Salary
in Louisville, Kentucky

$27,929 (USD)

Average Salary

$13/hr

Average Hourly

$357

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Tool Builder is $27,929 a year and $13 an hour in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. The average salary range for a Tool Builder is between $21,707 and $32,959. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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.
Tool Builder Job Prevalence in Louisville, Kentucky, United States

Job family: Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 3,200

Estimated population of Tool Builder jobs: 243

Rate of error: 5.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$32,378
5 Year Change:
16 %

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Description: Louisville ( (listen) LOO-ə-vəl, (listen) LOO-ee-vil, (listen) LUUV-əl) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the 29th most-populous city in the United States. It is one of two cities in Kentucky designated as first-class, the other being Lexington, the state's second-largest city. Louisville is the historical seat and, since 2003, the nominal seat of Jefferson County, located in the northern region of the state, on the border with Indiana. Louisville, named for King Louis XVI of France, was founded in 1778 by George Rogers Clark, making it one of the oldest cities west of the Appalachian Mountains...

Tool Builder Job Listings for Louisville, Kentucky

Mechanical/ Electrical/ Structural Engineer
Jul 4
Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Tetra Tech, Inc
Clients use the FCA as a planning tool for short and long-term budget requests. Tetra Tech is ... BUILDER SMS experience preferred), space utilization or facility use surveys, roof inspections ...
Brand Marketing Specialist - #8493DW
Jul 18
Louisville, KY, USA
Career Transitions Holdings, LLC
The Brand Marketing Specialist is responsible for the day-to-day marketing strategies that build ... Utilize social media effectively as an advertising tool. Implement and utilize digital marketing ...
Traveling Superintendent
May 14
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Buffalo Construction, Inc.
Our Superintendents direct the Herd's own builders and vendor partners. RequirementsIf you strive ... tool and material suppliers to resolve problems and improve methods within the construction. · ...
Locator
May 15
Shepherdsville, KY, USA
Unitek Global Services
Record the depth of the tool head as required. * Ensure the drill head is in a good position at the ... Ability to read and understand maps, drawings and diagrams for project build proces; * Willing to ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Tool Builder is $27,929 a year and $13 an hour in Louisville, Kentucky, United States. The average salary range for a Tool Builder is between $21,707 and $32,959. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Tool Builder Job Listings for Louisville, Kentucky

Mechanical/ Electrical/ Structural Engineer
Jul 4
Louisville, Kentucky, USA
Tetra Tech, Inc
Clients use the FCA as a planning tool for short and long-term budget requests. Tetra Tech is ... BUILDER SMS experience preferred), space utilization or facility use surveys, roof inspections ...
Brand Marketing Specialist - #8493DW
Jul 18
Louisville, KY, USA
Career Transitions Holdings, LLC
The Brand Marketing Specialist is responsible for the day-to-day marketing strategies that build ... Utilize social media effectively as an advertising tool. Implement and utilize digital marketing ...
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