Tool & Die Maker
These careers may involve troubleshooting, repairing, and reassembling machines and equipment; inserting shims, adjusting tension on nuts and bolts and assembling and installing equipment using power tools. Verifying dimensions, alignments, and clearances of finished parts for conformance to specifications, using measuring instruments such as calipers, gauge blocks, micrometers, or dial indicators.
Many of the advanced manufacturing companies in the region have careers in this area available. To learn more about these companies, check out their profiles below.
High School/ GED
$34,640 – $62,400
Millwright, Molding Machine Operator, Machinist, Press Machine Operator, Press Machine Operator, Multiple Machine Operator, Press Machine Operator