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Model Maker Salary

The average rate for a Model Maker is $20.58 per hour.

$35,799 - $76,706
(Median)
$36K
$52K
$77K
MEDIAN: $51,539
10%
50%
90%

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$13.41 - $30.16
(Median)
$13
$21
$30
MEDIAN: $20
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$35,799 - $76,706  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,122  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,975 - $77,573  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 33
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$13.41 - $30.16  
   
Overtime
$18.55 - $44.52  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,122  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$30,975 - $77,573  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 68

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Job Description for Model Maker

  • Assemble die and molds and verify dimensions.
  • Design and create templates consistent with blueprint specifications.
  • Prepare and operate machines used to drill, press and saw model materials.
  • Perform repairs to equipment and machinery.

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Pay by Experience Level for Model Maker

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Model Maker Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 17%

Experienced
up arrow 1%

National Average
$49,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
19 %
Male
81 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 71% dental benefits Dental: 55%
vision benefits Vision: 43% employee benefits None: 26%