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Tool and Die Maker I in Salinas, CA

How much does a Tool and Die Maker I earn in Salinas, CA? The average Tool and Die Maker I salary in Salinas, CA is $55,031 as of February 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $47,073 and $61,514. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Salinas, CA

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Job Description

Builds and repairs custom machine shop tools using machining equipment and measuring instruments. Works from blueprints and sketches to create or modify prototypes, tools, dies, jigs, fixtures and mol

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  1. This Job:

    Tool and Die Maker I

    1 - 3 years experience
    Associate's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Tool and Die Maker II

    3 - 5 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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