Tool Grinder, Filer, or Sharpener Salary

A Tool Grinder, Filer, or Sharpener earns an average wage of $15.44 per hour.

$10.94 - $23.20
$11
$16
$23
MEDIAN: $15.75
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50%
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Hourly Data $0$30
Hourly Rate $10.94 - $23.20
Hourly Tips $0.00
Overtime $16.77 - $30.77
Annual Data $0$50K
Bonus $550
Profit Sharing $1,350
Total Pay (?
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$22,874 - $50,163
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 52

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Job Description for Tool Grinder, Filer, or Sharpener

  • Grind special form tools by interpreting blueprints and specifications and operating grinding and polishing machinery.
  • Perform routine maintenance on grinding machinery, assisting with operating issues.
  • Inspect products, removing defected tools from production line.

Tool Grinder, Filer, or Sharpener Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Tool Grinder, Filer, or Sharpener

Pay by Experience for a Tool Grinder, Filer, or Sharpener has a positive trend. An entry-level Tool Grinder, Filer, or Sharpener with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $29,000 based on 26 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Tool Grinder, Filer, or Sharpener with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $31,000 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Tool Grinder, Filer, or Sharpener which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 12 salaries. A Tool Grinder, Filer, or Sharpener with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 8 salaries.

Tool Grinder, Filer, or Sharpener Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Tool Grinder, Filer, or Sharpener?

Tool Grinder, Filer, or Sharpener in Shreveport:
"The art of sharpness."
Pros: The one thing I enjoy most about my job is that I'm able to work with my hands, hand tools, and expensive and complex million dollar machinery which I setup, operate, and maintain everyday.
Cons: The thing I like the the least is that I've been there a year and since day one I have basically been in charge of 25% of the company, trained multiple temporary employees and currently supervise two... One of which will be making the same as me soon. My work performance has been outstanding. And I have not recieved a raise in a year. My wage is the ONLY thing I do not like about my job.

Key Stats for Tool Grinder, Filer, or Sharpener

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Tool Grinder, Filer, or Sharpener Salaries

Late-Career
▲41%

Experienced
▲9%

National Average
$35,000

Mid-Career
▼9%

Entry-Level
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 41%
vision benefits
Vision: 28%
no benefits
None: 38%
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