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How much does a Tool and Die Maker make in the United States?

Average Tool and Die Maker Hourly Wage in the United States

Tool and Die Makers earn a median hourly wage of $24.55. Hourly wages typically start from $15.28 and go up to $35.69.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Average Tool and Die Maker Yearly Salary in the United States

Tool and Die Makers earn a median salary of $51,060 per year. Salaries typically start from $31,790 and go up to $74,230.

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Tool and Die Maker Earnings by Seniority

Top End Tool and Die Maker Earnings

The highest earning Tool and Die Makers in the United States earn:

$35.69
an hour
$74,230
per year
Senior Tool and Die Maker Earnings

Senior Tool and Die Makers in the United States earn:

$29.87
an hour
$62,130
per year
Experienced Tool and Die Maker Earnings

Experienced Tool and Die Makers in the United States earn:

$24.55
an hour
$51,060
per year
Junior Tool and Die Maker Earnings

Junior Tool and Die Makers in the United States earn:

$19.62
an hour
$40,810
per year
Starting Tool and Die Maker Earnings

Starting Tool and Die Makers in the United States earn:

$15.28
an hour
$31,790
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Tool and Die Maker salary comparison

Tool and Die Makers earn more than 62% percent of Trades careers. Tool and Die Maker salaries are in the top 51% of all careers in the United States.

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Historical salary for Tool and Die Makers in the United States

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

Tool and Die Maker salary by state

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics
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