Aviation Tooling workers cover a wide variety of tasks, including the set up and operation of a variety of mechanical and computer-controlled machine tools used to produce precision parts, tools and instruments.
According to the Bureau Of Labor Statistics as of May 2015, the median salary for a Tooling Worker was $40,550. The lowest 10% earned less than $25,230 and the highest 10% earned more than $61,290.
Most Aviation Tooling workers will have a high school diploma. Additional training to become one is available at vocational schools, through apprenticeship programs, on-the-job training, or at community and technical colleges. Good math and problem solving skills will be required, as well as the ability to work with increasingly complex computerized equipment.
Salaries for Aviation Tooling Workers depend on a variety of factors. Factors include:
The following are a list of common job titles that are available in Aviation Tooling