Molding Technician Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$35,000
$29,000
Min 10%
$35,000
Median 50%
$42,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Corning
Highest Paying City
South Brunswick, NJ
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
3.7 years
How much does a molding technician make?
The national average salary for a Molding Technician in the U.S. is $35,498 annually or $17.07 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $42,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $29,000. Manufacturing companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Molding Technicians. The best states for high paying Molding Technician jobs are Hawaii, Alaska, Washington, California, and Oregon. The typical tenure for a Molding Technician is 3.7 years.
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Average Molding Technician Salary By Location

As a Molding Technician in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $35,498 per year or $17.07 per hour. Molding Technicians make the most in South Brunswick, NJ at about $39,820 per year. Even as an entry-level Molding Technician, you will make $28,000 per year in South Brunswick, NJ. Hawaii, Alaska, Washington, California, and Oregon are the top 5 highest earning states for Molding Technicians. Georgia, Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Oklahoma are the lowest earners.

Map of Molding Technician Salaries

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

Average Salary:

Average Molding Technician Salary By Company

Molding Technicians report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Manufacturing companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Molding Technicians. Corning and GEA are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Sonoco and BWAY report highly competitive salaries for Molding Technicians.

Average Molding Technician Pay By Industry

Wages for Molding Technicians can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Automotive companies, Retail companies, and Technology companies pay their Molding Technicians well. Automotive companies pay Molding Technicians an average salary of $41,725, Retail companies pay $37,097, and Technology companys come in at $35,727. At $33,690, the average salary for Molding Technicians in the Manufacturing industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Automotive
Automotive
$41,725
$42k
Retail
Retail
$37,097
$37k
Technology
Technology
$35,727
$36k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$33,690
$34k

Molding Technician Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Molding Technician Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Molding Technician can range from $26,542 to $40,180 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 Molding Technician Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
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04/01/2020
$35,479
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04/01/2020
$33,392
Randstad
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03/29/2020
$37,566
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$35,688
Kelly Services
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03/14/2020
$33,392
ZCL Composites
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03/03/2020
$35,416
Randstad
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02/12/2020
$52,175
Randstad
Molding Technician
01/15/2020
$52,175
Kelly Services
Molding Technician
11/26/2019
$32,140
Molding Technician
11/26/2019
$37,566
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