Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Foundry Worker is $15.04
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Foundry Workers?
An entry-level Foundry Worker with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.79 based on 15 salaries. An early career Foundry Worker with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.58 based on 48 salaries. A mid-career …Read more
What Do Foundry Workers Do?
Foundry workers are often employed in confined factory or shop environments to melt metals and create castings from molds. They also finish the metal products, often by manually sanding, to create the desired results. Metal products may be created on a mass scale or simply to fulfill specific one-time needs for clients. Some molds may be created with AutoCAD software, so prior experience with this software may be necessary.
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- Create products by melting, casting, welding, finishing and similar activities.
- Assemble molds, products and machinery.
- Maintain, clean, and operate machinery.
- Stoke and operate furnaces.