Tool & die makers are most often employed by the Metalworking machinery manufacturing industry. The average yearly wage for Tool & die makers was $59,764 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Tool & die makers by wage are Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers, Lodging managers, and Entertainment and recreation managers.
Tool & die makers are part of the Production Occupations, along with Firstline supervisors of production & operating workers, Electrical, electronics, & electromechanical assemblers, Engine & other machine assemblers, Structural metal fabricators & fitters, Other assemblers and fabricators, and 55 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Tool & die makers are Erie County (Outer) PUMA, PA, Washington & Ozaukee Counties PUMA, WI, and Darke, Shelby & Preble Counties PUMA, OH. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Tool & die makers are Erie County (Outer) PUMA, PA, Manitowoc & Kewaunee Counties PUMA, WI, and Macomb County (North) PUMA, MI.