Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Die Cutter is $17.18
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Die Cutters?
An entry-level Die Cutter with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.51 based on 7 salaries. An early career Die Cutter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.34 based on 73 salaries. A mid-career Die Cutter …Read more
What Do Die Cutters Do?
Die cutters cut pieces of flat material, such as cloth, paper, and sheet metal, usually with the use of heavy machinery. A pallet jack or forklift may be used to move materials from one area to another, and this job is usually necessary when a large amount of identical pieces is required for use in other projects.
Machines must be calibrated so that they function properly and the results are monitored for quality, and the cutting die is mounted by the die cutter along with stripping units, …Read more
- Operate cutting and trimming equipment to produce uniform products.
- Maintain and repair cutting equipment, such as replacing blades.
- Manage pallets, product conveyance and update inventory.
- Inspect products and materials, identify problems and troubleshoot solutions.