Tool Builder Statistics By Gender

Among tool builders, 4.4% of them are women compared to 90.4% which are men.

Job Title
  • Male, 90.4%
  • Unknown, 5.2%
  • Female, 4.4%
Job Title
GenderascdescPercentagesascdesc
Male
Male
90.4%
90.4%
Unknown
Unknown
5.2%
5.2%
Female
Female
4.4%
4.4%

Gender Pay Gap For Tool Builder

Women Earn 86¢ For Every $1 Earned By Man

male-income
Male Income
$43,372
female-income
Female Income
$37,363

Tool Builder Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the tool builder position over time.

Male
Female
95%
92%
90%
87%
85%
82%
2008
2009
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
YearascdescMaleascdescFemaleascdesc
2008
2008
87.73%
87.73%
12.27%
12.27%
2009
2009
88.34%
88.34%
11.66%
11.66%
2010
2010
88.64%
88.64%
11.36%
11.36%
2011
2011
88.94%
88.94%
11.06%
11.06%
2012
2012
89.32%
89.32%
10.68%
10.68%
2013
2013
89.62%
89.62%
10.38%
10.38%
2014
2014
90.05%
90.05%
9.95%
9.95%
2015
2015
89.64%
89.64%
10.36%
10.36%
2016
2016
89.48%
89.48%
10.52%
10.52%
2017
2017
89.51%
89.51%
10.49%
10.49%
2018
2018
89.42%
89.42%
10.58%
10.58%

Tool Builder Male to Female Ratio

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, mechanic, welder, truck driver and engine lathe operator have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Maleasc
Femaleascdesc
Special Process Person30%63%
Solderer33%64%
Tool Builder90%4%
Die Repair Machinist96%2%
Engine Lathe Operator98%2%
Mechanic, Welder, Truck Driver99%1%
Male
Female
100%
75%
50%
25%
0%
Mechanic, Welder, Truck Driver
Engine Lathe Operator
Die Repair Machinist
Tool Builder
Solderer
Special Process Person
0%
25%
50%
75%
100%

Tool Builder Statistics By Race

The most common ethnicity among tool builders is White, which makes up 90.0% of all tool builders. Comparatively, there are 5.0% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 2.0% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 90.0%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 5.0%
  • Black or African American, 2.0%
  • Asian, 1.7%
  • Unknown, 1.1%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.2%
Job Title
Tool Builder RaceascdescPercentagesascdesc
White
White
90.0%
90.0%
Hispanic or Latino
Hispanic or Latino
5.0%
5.0%
Black or African American
Black or African American
2.0%
2.0%
Asian
Asian
1.7%
1.7%
Unknown
Unknown
1.1%
1.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native
American Indian and Alaska Native
0.2%
0.2%

Tool Builder Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among tool builders.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American
YearascdescWhiteascdescBlack or African AmericanascdescAsianascdescHispanic or Latinoascdesc
2010
2010
87.44%
87.44%
3.27%
3.27%
1.93%
1.93%
5.87%
5.87%
2011
2011
87.99%
87.99%
2.91%
2.91%
1.98%
1.98%
5.63%
5.63%
2012
2012
86.79%
86.79%
3.64%
3.64%
1.36%
1.36%
7.34%
7.34%
2013
2013
88.05%
88.05%
2.25%
2.25%
0.91%
0.91%
7.62%
7.62%
2014
2014
87.89%
87.89%
3.03%
3.03%
1.17%
1.17%
6.09%
6.09%
2015
2015
86.75%
86.75%
3.93%
3.93%
1.13%
1.13%
6.92%
6.92%
2016
2016
89.85%
89.85%
2.29%
2.29%
2.10%
2.10%
4.89%
4.89%
2017
2017
90.22%
90.22%
2.05%
2.05%
1.22%
1.22%
5.58%
5.58%
2018
2018
89.98%
89.98%
1.97%
1.97%
1.66%
1.66%
4.99%
4.99%

Tool Builder Wage Gap By Race

$43,000
$42,000
$41,000
$40,000
$39,000
Unknown
White
Black or African American
Asian
Hispanic or Latino
Ethnicityascdesc
Salaryascdesc
Unknown$40,504
White$41,761
Black or African American$39,612
Asian$40,199
Hispanic or Latino$39,759

Tool Builder Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of tool builder employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of tool builders is 40+ years old, which represents 89% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years


Tool Builder YearsascdescPercentagesascdesc
20-30 years
20-30 years
1%
1%
30-40 years
30-40 years
10%
10%
40+ years
40+ years
89%
89%

Types of Tool Builder Degree Levels

The most common degree for tool builders is high school diploma 33% of tool builders earn that degree. A close second is bachelor's degree with 26% and rounding it off is associate degree with 22%.

Job Title
  • High School Diploma, 33%
  • Bachelors, 26%
  • Associate, 22%
  • Diploma, 7%
  • Other Degrees, 12%
Job Title
Tool Builder DegreeascdescPercentagesascdesc
High School Diploma
High School Diploma
33%
33%
Bachelors
Bachelors
26%
26%
Associate
Associate
22%
22%
Diploma
Diploma
7%
7%
Other Degrees
Other Degrees
12%
12%

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Tool Builder Wage Gap By Education

$47,000
$46,000
$45,000
$44,000
$43,000
High School Diploma or Less
Bachelor's Degree
Some College/ Associate Degree
Educationascdesc
Salaryascdesc
High School Diploma or Less$43,372
Bachelor's Degree$44,281
Some College/ Associate Degree$45,738

Tool Builder Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ tool builders. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most tool builders is the manufacturing industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire tool builders.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

Company SizeascdescPercentagesascdesc
< 50 employees
< 50 employees
11%
11%
50 - 100 employees
50 - 100 employees
10%
10%
100 - 500 employees
100 - 500 employees
18%
18%
500 - 1,000 employees
500 - 1,000 employees
12%
12%
1,000 - 10,000 employees
1,000 - 10,000 employees
27%
27%
> 10,000 employees
> 10,000 employees
22%
22%

The Types Of Companies Tool Builder Work In

Employees with the tool builder job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most tool builders prefer to work at private companies over public companies.

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Public

Private

Government

Company TypeascdescPercentagesascdesc
Public
Public
26%
26%
Private
Private
72%
72%
Government
Government
2%
2%

Top Industries Hiring Tool Builders

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ tool builders. Those industries include manufacturing, technology and automotive.

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Manufacturing

Fortune 500

Technology

Automotive

Professional

IndustryascdescPercentagesascdesc
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
34%
34%
Fortune 500
Fortune 500
13%
13%
Technology
Technology
10%
10%
Automotive
Automotive
8%
8%
Professional
Professional
7%
7%
Energy
Energy
5%
5%
Retail
Retail
4%
4%
Telecommunication
Telecommunication
4%
4%
Internet
Internet
4%
4%
Construction
Construction
3%
3%
Hospitality
Hospitality
3%
3%
Finance
Finance
2%
2%
Media
Media
1%
1%
Transportation
Transportation
1%
1%
Insurance
Insurance
1%
1%
Health Care
Health Care
1%
1%
Start-up
Start-up
1%
1%

Tool Builder Turnover And Employment Statistics

Tool Builder Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of tool builders changed.

  • Unemployment rate
YearascdescTool Builder Unemployment Rateascdesc
2010
2010
11.34%
11.34%
2011
2011
6.45%
6.45%
2012
2012
3.77%
3.77%
2013
2013
3.26%
3.26%
2014
2014
3.12%
3.12%
2015
2015
2.45%
2.45%
2016
2016
2.00%
2.00%
2017
2017
1.34%
1.34%
2018
2018
1.39%
1.39%

The Average Number of Years That Tool Builder Stay in a Job

By looking over 380 tool builders resumes, we figured out that the average tool builder enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 31%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years


Number or YearsascdescPercentagesascdesc
Less than 1 year
Less than 1 year
25%
25%
1-2 years
1-2 years
31%
31%
3-4 years
3-4 years
17%
17%
5-7 years
5-7 years
12%
12%
8-10 years
8-10 years
4%
4%
11+ years
11+ years
10%
10%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Tool Builders with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to tool builders.

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Job Titleascdesc
LGBTasc
Circle Saw Operator5.42%
Experimental Machinist5.59%
Welder First Class6.23%
Team Assembler7.22%
Compensator Worker7.42%
Tool Builder9.56%
Print Production Manager10.57%

ProfessionascdescPercentages of LGBT ascdesc
Circle Saw Operator
Circle Saw Operator
5.42%
5.42%
Experimental Machinist
Experimental Machinist
5.59%
5.59%
Welder First Class
Welder First Class
6.23%
6.23%
Team Assembler
Team Assembler
7.22%
7.22%
Compensator Worker
Compensator Worker
7.42%
7.42%
Print Production Manager
Print Production Manager
10.57%
10.57%

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