Salary for Molding and Casting Workers

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Molding and casting workers have several general responsibilities. They might assemble mold parts, fill molds, mix materials or stack molds. They may also cast a wide range of different products. A high school degree or GED or above is needed to apply for this position. After being hired, employers usually require a few months to a year of formal on-site job training before official work can begin.

A Molding or Casting Worker will normally receive an average salary somewhere between 24000 - 36000 based on experience and talent. Molding and Casting Workers usually get an average salary of Thirty Thousand Two Hundred dollars on an annual basis.

Molding and Casting Workers are paid at the highest level in Wyoming, where they can receive an average job salary of near $45680. This group of professionals make the most money in Public Administration, which has pay levels, on average, of $52730.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 16.03 percent nationwide in that time.
Molding and Casting Workers tend to make the most in the following industries
Educational Services $52,730
Public Administration $45,160
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $37,690
Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction $33,500
Other Services (except Public Administration) $32,120
Wholesale Trade $31,790
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services $25,710
Manufacturing $30,110
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation $30,850
Retail Trade $30,880
Construction $31,210
Wholesale Trade $31,790