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Tool Builder Salary
in Rochester, New York

$29,948 (USD)

Average Salary

$14/hr

Average Hourly

$383

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 06, 2019

The average pay for a Tool Builder is $29,948 a year and $14 an hour in Rochester, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Tool Builder is between $23,276 and $35,341. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Rochester, New York.

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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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 Rochester, New York, 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%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$34,718
5 Year Change:
16 %
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About Rochester, New York

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Description: Rochester () is a city on the southern shore of Lake Ontario in western New York and the seat of Monroe County. With a population of 208,046, Rochester is the third most populous city in New York state, after New York City and Buffalo. The metropolitan area has a population of just over one million people. It is about 73 miles (117 km) east of Buffalo and 87 miles (140 km) west of Syracuse. Rochester was one of the United States' first boom towns, initially due to the fertile Genesee River Valley, which gave rise to numerous flour mills, and then as a manufacturing hub. Several of the region's universities (notably...

Tool Builder Job Listings for Rochester, New York

Toolmaker - Sr. Toolmaker - Direct Hire
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Rochester, NY, USA
Innovative Recruiting Solutions, Inc
POSITION 2) We are seeking a custom automated TOOLMAKER / MACHINE BUILDER with prior TOOL ROOM AND TOOL MAKING EXPERIENCE, who has experience in assembly and debugging machines and able to run all ...
Human Resources Manager
Nov 26
Rochester, NY, USA
TalentBridge
Our client is a builder/developer/owner of multifamily apartments and a builder/developer of single ... tool-box training). * Research and manage both continuing education courses and job specific ...
Electrical Engineer Intern (Various Locations)
Oct 20
Rochester, United States
L3Harris
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Applications/Service Engineer - Optics & Metrology
Nov 8
Rochester, NY, USA
Opto-Alignment Technology
... with the build and pre-ship testing, to on-site installation and commissioning. Job ... new tool installation and commissioning at customer sites. · Maintain accurate and up-to-date ...
RN Care Manager
Oct 31
Mount Morris, United States
VillageCare
... tool, other plan assessment tools, and ongoing care management of members through home visits and ... You champion new ideas and build upon existing processes by: * Using data/fact-based information to ...

The average pay for a Tool Builder is $29,948 a year and $14 an hour in Rochester, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Tool Builder is between $23,276 and $35,341. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Rochester, New York.

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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