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Tool Designer Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$104,314 (USD)

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The average pay for a Tool Designer is $104,314 a year and $50 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Tool Designer is between $73,542 and $129,361. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Tool Designer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Creates designs of tools, such as broaches, milling-machine cutters, and drills, and related jigs, dies, fixtures, etc.
  • Combines artistic talent with research on tool use, customer needs, marketing, materials, and production methods to create the most functional and appealing design that will be competitive with others in the marketplace.
  • Examines specifications, engineering blueprints, tool orders, and shop data and talks with engineering and shop personnel to resolve design problems related to material characteristics, dimensional tolerances, service requirements, manufacturing procedures, and cost.
Tool Designer Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Mechanical Drafters

Job family population: 58,190

Estimated population of Tool Designer jobs: 4,280

Rate of error: 1.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Tool Designer Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Plastic Injection Mold Designer
Jun 18
Watchung, NJ, USA
L&Z Tool and Engineering, Inc.
PLASTIC INJECTION MOLD DESIGNER Job Description Industry leading mold building and engineering company located in northern New Jersey is searching for a motivated mold designer to join a dedicated ...
CAD / CAM Design Engineer
Jun 13
Englewood, NJ, USA
Coffin Turbo Pump, Inc.
... designs to efficient CAM CNC machine tool programs. SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES: Assist in the design of complete pumps, pumping modules (pumps and supporting auxiliary systems) and pump parts using CA ...
Mechanical Designer / Drafter
Jun 11
Allendale, NJ, USA
Global Medical Device Manufacturing Company
Mechanical Designer / Drafter - Allendale, NJ Creates and updates sketches, working drawings and contract documents using Computer Assisted Design (CAD) software. Prepares 2D and 3D models. Must be ...
Mechanical Designer/Drafter
Jun 10
White Plains, NY, USA
Macan Deve Engineers, DPC
We are seeking a Mechanical Designer/Drafter to become a part of our team! You will prepare detailed design drawings and responsible for quality deliverables. Responsibilities/Qualifications
Mechanical Design Engineer
Jun 13
Fairfield, NJ, USA
Must have experience designing pick-n-place mechanisms, gear and belt drive systems, vacuum pick-ups and innovative mechanical systems. Vast knowledge of manufacturing processes required such as ...
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