The average wage for a Molding Machine Operator is $13.08 per hour. Experience strongly influences salary for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$9.85 - $18.39
(Median)
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$13
$18
MEDIAN: $13.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$9.85 - $18.39  
   
Overtime
$11.58 - $29.95  
National Annualized Data (?
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Bonus
$845  
   
Total Pay (?
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$20,695 - $46,384  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 71
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Job Description for Molding Machine Operator

  • Troubleshoot and fix quality and machine problems.
  • Remove products, clean molds and reload raw materials according to specifications.
  • Monitor molding machine by watching gauges and readings and evaluating final products.
  • Document equipment performance, supplies used, products, product quality and work time.

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Experience Affects Molding Machine Operator Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 39%

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
$30,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
medical benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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