Molder Operator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$24,000
$19,000
Min 10%
$24,000
Median 50%
$32,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Chevron
Highest Paying City
Palmdale, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
2.2 years
How much does a molder operator make?
Molder Operators in America make, on average, $24,830 a year or $11.94 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 13,000. The top 10 percent earn over $32,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $19,000 annually. Manufacturing companies and Technology companies have the most job opportunities for Molder Operators. Some of the states with the best Molder Operator salaries are Hawaii, Alaska, California, Maine, and New Hampshire. The typical employment in the position spans 2.2 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Molder
$20,946

Average Molder Operator Salary By Location

Across America, Molder Operators make on average $24,830 annually or $11.94 hourly. Palmdale, CA reports the highest Molder Operator salaries at $32,953 per year. Even an entry-level Molder Operator makes $20,000 per year in Palmdale, CA. Some of the states with the best Molder Operator salaries are Hawaii, Alaska, California, Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Nevada. North Carolina, Tennessee, South Carolina, Georgia, and Wyoming are at the bottom for competitive pay.

Map of Molder Operator Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Molder Operators earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Molder Operator Salary By Company

Molder Operator jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Manufacturing companies and Technology companies have the most job opportunities for Molder Operators. Chevron and Corning are the best paying companies for Molder Operators. In addition, companies like Medtronic and Merit Medical Systems report highly competitive salaries for Molder Operators.

Average Molder Operator Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Molder Operator works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Automotive companies, Manufacturing companies, and Retail companies pay higher-than-average wages for Molder Operators. Automotive companies pay Molder Operators an average salary of $27,501, Manufacturing companies pay $23,969, and Retail companys come in at $23,775. The types of companies that pay Molder Operators the least are in the Technology industry, where the average annual salary is $22,929.
Industry
Average Salary
Automotive
Automotive
$27,501
$28k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$23,969
$24k
Retail
Retail
$23,775
$24k
Technology
Technology
$22,929
$23k

Molder Operator Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Molder Operator Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Molder Operator can range from $18,566 to $28,105 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Molder Operator Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Adecco Staffing
IPA Molding Operator
03/27/2020
$25,253
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03/26/2020
$29,218
Kelly Services
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03/11/2020
$41,740
Randstad
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03/03/2020
$33,392
Merit Medical Systems, Inc.
Molding Operator II-(Alternating Nights 6Pm-6Am W/Mfg EXP Bonus
02/28/2020
$32,662
Randstad
Mold Operator
02/27/2020
$37,566
Luttrell Staffing Group
Molder Operator
01/27/2020
$18,783
Molder Operator
01/20/2020
$30,262
Luttrell Staffing Group
Molder Operator
12/30/2019
$18,783
Dutchland Plastics
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12/06/2019
$27,131
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