Tool and die makers

National Occupation Code (NOC): 7232  ยท  Browse All Occupations

Tool and die makers make, repair and modify custom-made, prototype or special tools, dies, jigs, fixtures and gauges using various metals, alloys and plastics which require precise dimensions. They are employed primarily in manufacturing industries such as automobile, aircraft, metal fabrication, electrical machinery and plastics, and in tool and die, mould making and machine shops. This unit group also includes metal patternmakers and metal mould makers.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Aircraft Jig And Template Maker
  • Aircraft Jig And Tool Maker
  • Apprentice Tool And Die Maker
  • Bench Die Cutter
  • Bench Die Fitter
  • Bench Die Sinker
  • Bench Jig Maker
  • Bench Stamping Die Maker
  • Bench Tool Maker
  • Carbide Tool Maker
  • Diamond Saw Maker
  • Diamond Tool Maker
  • Die Cutter
  • Die Cutter - Metalworking
  • Die Finisher
  • Die Fitter
  • Die Maker
  • Die Maker - Jewellery
  • Die Mouldmaker
  • Die Reamer
  • Die Repairer
  • Die Repairman/woman
  • Die Sinker
  • Die Sinker - Metalworking
  • Diecast Diemaker
  • Extrusion Die Template Maker
  • Forging Die Finisher
  • Forging Die Maker
  • Gauge Maker - Tool And Die
  • Injection Moulding Tool And Die Maker
  • Injection Mouldmaker
  • Jewellery Die Cutter
  • Jewellery Die Sinker
  • Jig And Form Maker
  • Jig Maker
  • Jig Maker - Die Casting And Plastic Moulding
  • Jig Maker - Metal Products Manufacturing
  • Jig-bore Tool Maker
  • Journeyman/woman Tool And Die Maker
  • Metal Mould Finisher
  • Metal Mould Maker
  • Metal Patternmaker
  • Metal Patternmaker Apprentice
  • Model Maker - Tool And Die
  • Motor Vehicle Jig Builder
  • Mould Maker - Plastics Processing
  • Mould Maker Apprentice
  • Mouldmaker - Aircraft
  • Mouldmaker, Metal
  • Precision Tool Maker
  • Progressive Die Fitter
  • Stamping Die Finisher
  • Steel-rule Die Maker
  • Template Maker - Tool And Die
  • Tire Mould Repairer
  • Tool And Die Maker
  • Tool And Die Maker Apprentice
  • Tool And Die Preparer
  • Tool And Die Repairer
  • Tool Fitter
  • Tool Maintainer
  • Tool Maintenance Man/woman
  • Tool Repairer
  • Tool Repairman/woman
  • Toolmaker
  • Wire-drawing Die Maker
  • Die Finisher
  • Die Maker
  • Jig Maker
  • Metal Mould Maker
  • Metal Patternmaker
  • Metal Patternmaker Apprentice
  • Mould Maker - Plastics Processing
  • Mould Maker Apprentice
  • Tool And Die Maker
  • Tool And Die Maker Apprentice
  • Toolmaker
  • Moldmaker
  • Mouldmaker
  • Mold Maker
  • Spotters
  • Mold Handwork
  • MOLDMAKING
  • SPOTTING
  • Tool Maker
  • Mold Finisher
  • Handman-person
  • Mould Maker
  • Mold Polisher
  • Mold Spotter

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for tool and die makers.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate N/A
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma N/A
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma N/A
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above N/A
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Gender

The following table details median income by gender for tool and die makers.

Gender Median Income
Male $0
Female $0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Extracted Salary Information (22 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for tool and die makers.

$0.00
Lowest Observed
$76,000.00
Highest Observed
$31,200.00
25th Percentile
$51,459.36
Average
$59,788.00
Median
$68,250.00
75th Percentile

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for tool and die makers

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 0
25 to 34 years 0
35 to 44 years 0
45 to 54 years 0
55 to 64 years 0
65 to 74 years 0
75 years and over 0
Total 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for tool and die makers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 0
Part Time 0
Total 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Gender

This chart outlines regional employment participation by gender for tool and die makers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated gender, or refer to the table below.

Gender Employed Individuals
Male 0
Female 0
Total 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for tool and die makers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 0
Self Employed 0
Total 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for tool and die makers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 0
Unemployed 0
Total 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for tool and die makers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 0
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 0
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 0
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 0
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 0
Total 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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