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Tool Builder Salary
in Minnesota, United States

$30,525 (USD)

Average Salary

$15/hr

Average Hourly

$391

Average Bonus

Last updated: January 28, 2020

The average pay for a Tool Builder is $30,525 a year and $15 an hour in Minnesota, United States. The average salary range for a Tool Builder is between $23,725 and $36,022. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Minnesota, 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.

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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 Minnesota, United States

Job family: Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic

Job family population: 2,880

Estimated population of Tool Builder jobs: 219

Rate of error: 6.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2025:
$35,387
5 Year Change:
16 %
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About Minnesota, United States

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Description: Minnesota ( (listen)) is a state in the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, and northern regions of the United States. Minnesota was admitted as the 32nd U.S. state on May 11, 1858, created from the eastern half of the Minnesota Territory. The state has many lakes, and is known as the "Land of 10,000 Lakes". Its official motto is L'Étoile du Nord (French: Star of the North). Minnesota is the 12th largest in area and the 22nd most populous of the U.S. states; nearly 55% of its residents live in the Minneapolis–Saint Paul metropolitan area (known as the "Twin Cities"). This area has the largest concentration of transportation...

Tool Builder Job Listings for Minnesota, United States

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Tool Builder is $30,525 a year and $15 an hour in Minnesota, United States. The average salary range for a Tool Builder is between $23,725 and $36,022. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Minnesota, 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.

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