Salary for Glass Blowers, Molders, Benders, and Finishers

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The main responsibility of these employees is to shape glass according to specific patterns. The job can sometimes be dangerous because employees are required to work with extreme temperatures. Vocational schooling is often needed to apply for this position. After being hired, employers usually require one to two years of formal on-site job training before official work can begin.

A Glass Blower, Molder, Bender, or Finisher can receive salaries ranging between $25,490 to $53,290 depending on tenure and industry expertise. will most likely earn wages of thirty-seven thousand three hundred and seventy dollars annually.

are paid at the highest level in Hawaii, which has average pay scales of near $47,070. This group of people are compensated most highly in Public Administration, where they can earn an average salary rate of $56,320.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 43.47 percent nationwide in that time.


Glass Blowers, Molders, Benders, and Finishers tend to make the most in the following industries:

Public Administration
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
Management of Companies and Enterprises
Other Services (except Public Administration)
Retail Trade

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction
Wholesale Trade
Retail Trade
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