Average Base Pay
21% above national average
Additional Cash Compensation
A person in an entry-level Tool and Die Makers role with under one year of job experience can expect to make an average annual salary of $33,140. A Tool and Die Makers candidate with 1-4 years of experience makes an average total salary of $36,590. A person in a mid-career Tool and Die Makers role with 5-9 years of experience makes an average salary of $43,680 a year. Tool and Die Makers with 10 or more years of experience make an average of $54,000. In their late career (over 20 years of experience), a person in a Tool and Die Makers role’s annual salary averages $61,020 per year.
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While certifications are not required for every Tool and Die Makers position, they can certainly increase your salary and lead to an easier recruitment process when applying to enterprises that favor candidates with additional certifications.
The current Bureau of Labor Statistics states the salary is $43,680 higher than the national average for Tool and Die Makers positions.
Yes, there is strong potential for promotion — either with an additional educational degree or with continued years of experience. There are a multitude of other positions Tool and Die Makers roles that can advance both internally and with another company.