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Foundry Mold and Coremakers Salary Information

The salary statistics of foundry mold and coremakers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of foundry mold and coremakers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The foundry mold and coremakers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. Foundry Mold and Coremakers Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,910
25th Percentile Wage
$28,340
50th Percentile Wage
$34,790
75th Percentile Wage
$42,330
90th Percentile Wage
$49,970

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for foundry mold and coremakers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) foundry mold and coremakers is $49,970. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $34,790. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23,910. Take note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 108% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of foundry mold and coremakers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201634,7906.06%12.22%
201532,6804.10%-
201431,3403.19%-
201330,340-0.66%-
201230,540--

Table 2. Foundry Mold and Coremakers Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of foundry mold and coremakers in 3 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for foundry mold and coremakers occupations is the federal, state, and local government sector with an annual salary $52,300. The lowest paying sector is the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector (annual salary $27,720).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Federal, State, and Local Government
$52,300
Manufacturing
$34,860
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$27,720

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Foundry Mold and Coremakers by States

From the above tables we note that not only foundry mold and coremakers salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of foundry mold and coremakers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $26,140 to $45,250. The highest paying state for foundry mold and coremakers is Massachusetts with a median annual salary of $45,250. The lowest paying state is Nebraska with a median annual salary of $26,140. For more salary information of foundry mold and coremakers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Massachusetts
$45,250
Washington
$42,110
Oregon
$38,710
Pennsylvania
$38,200
Minnesota
$37,960
Illinois
$36,960
Michigan
$36,750
Wisconsin
$36,720
Tennessee
$36,370
Alabama
$35,770
South Carolina
$35,220
Connecticut
$35,190
Kentucky
$35,180
Iowa
$34,710
Ohio
$34,460
New Jersey
$34,450
Kansas
$34,300
California
$33,410
Missouri
$33,140
Arkansas
$32,730
Colorado
$32,710
New Hampshire
$32,250
Indiana
$31,990
Rhode Island
$31,810
Utah
$31,230
Georgia
$30,850
Idaho
$30,230
Texas
$30,140
Florida
$29,480
Arizona
$29,200
New York
$28,510
Montana
$28,460
Virginia
$28,130
North Carolina
$27,850
Oklahoma
$26,970
Nebraska
$26,140


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