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Ringa Utauta

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Toolmakers make and repair tools and other precision parts and equipment.


Toolmakers with one to two years' experience usually earn

$30K-$40K per year

Toolmakers with more than two years’ experience usually earn

$40K-$80K per year

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job as a toolmaker are average because although there has been a drop in manufacturing, regular vacancies arise.
A toolmaker watching a machine cutting metal

Toolmakers set and operate machines to cut and shape metal or plastic

Last updated 1 June 2017