Salary for Foundry Mold and Coremakers

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Also known as:  Airset Caster, Airset Molder, Core Stripper, Foundry Molder, Green Sand Molder, No Bake Molder, Sand Molder, Wax Pattern Coater helps find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations. Sign up in our career community today!

Foundry mold and coremakers form or create wax or sand molds or cores. These are used in the production of metal castings in foundries. To be considered for this position, completion of high school or its equivalency is usually necessary. Once hired, an employer usually requires a few months to a year of formal on-site job training before an employee can start work.

A Foundry Mold or Coremaker gets a salary of between $25,080 and $54,330 based on the level of experience. usually receive an average salary of thirty-eight thousand three hundred and seventy dollars every year.

have the highest pay levels in Oregon, where they receive average job salaries of close to about $50,390. People with this job title have the most lucrative average salary level in Manufacturing, where they receive an average salary rate of $38,480.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 28.94 percent nationwide in that time.


Foundry Mold and Coremakers tend to make the most in the following industries:

Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services