Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for an Injection Molding Technician is $18.25
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Injection Molding Technicians?
An entry-level Injection Molding Technician with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.64 based on 17 salaries. An early career Injection Molding Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.33 based on …Read more
What Do Injection Molding Technicians Do?
Injection molding technician positions are found in companies that deal with product packaging and similar items; this can include everything from companies that deal specifically with plastics to various manufacturers that need to accomplish related tasks in-house. The injection molding technician's duties include setting up molds and troubleshooting existing molds, which often requires specialized knowledge of specific tools and equipment. Troubleshooting tasks might include dealing with …Read more
- Design, form, clean, smooth, and position molds and cores.
- Troubleshoot molding machines and equipment.
- Ensure injection molding machines and connected automated systems are set to regulation parameters, quality standards, and meet all production goals.
- Set-up machines, read blueprints, and measure product with calipers.