The average salary for a Tool and Die Maker in India is Rs 278,492.
MEDIAN Rs 278,492
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Job Description for Tool and Die Maker
Tool and die makers are skilled tradespeople who are responsible for the creation and maintenance of specialty tools used in the manufacture of goods. They often create tools that are specific to their employer or industry. In addition, dies, punches, and other precision parts related to manufacture are created and maintained. Tool and die makers are required to maintain and meet strict precision guidelines within their position, often working on parts that require minute tolerances to ensure p…Read more
Tool and Die Maker Tasks
- Read blueprints, design, maintain, and build gauges, tools, dies and other equipment.
- Test equipment, validate that it meets specifications, and file, grind, and adjust parts as needed.
- Inspect, troubleshoot, and repair tooling, dies, and equipment.
- Calibrate, set up, and run machines and equipment.
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Popular Skills for Tool and Die Maker
Mechanical Tool Repair
Skills in Grinding Tools are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include CNC/NC, Troubleshooting, Mechanical Tool Repair and Precision Machining.
Pay by Experience Level for Tool and Die Maker
An entry-level Tool and Die Maker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of Rs 201,588 based on 7 salaries. An early career Tool and Die Maker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 241,396 based on 93 salaries. A mid-career Tool and Die Maker with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 366,213 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Tool and Die Maker with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of Rs 407,362 based on 13 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of Rs 384,207.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Tool and Die Maker in their job title in Jamshedpur, Jharkhand earn an average of 137.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chennai, Tamil Nadu (7.7% more) and Bangalore, Karnataka (5.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Pune, Maharashtra (24.6% less) and Delhi, Delhi (1.3% less).
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