2021 Annual Salary, Salary Range, and Highest Paying States and Industries
Wood Model Makers construct full-size and scale wooden precision models of products. Includes wood jig builders and loft workers.
Table of contents
- Average salary
- Starting salary
- Salary rank
- Salary range
- Highest paying states
- Highest paying industries
Entry-level Wood Model Makers with little to no experience can expect to make anywhere between $38,380 to $52,160 per year or $18 to $25 per hour. Similar to any other job, their salary will increase as they gain experience.
We wanted to make it easy for our readers to compare the salary of Wood Model Makers to all the other careers out there. So we created Salary Rank. We compared the salary of all careers then we gave them a rank of A, B, C, or D depending on where their average salary sit in comparison to other careers.
|Highest (Top 10%)||$40||$82,710|
|Senior (Top 25%)||$36||$75,650|
|Middle (Mid 50%)||$31||$64,050|
|Junior (Bottom 25%)||$25||$52,160|
|No experience (Bottom 10%)||$18||$38,380|
Highest paying states
Another simple way to increase your salary as a Wood Model Maker is to move to a higher paying state. However moving to a higher paying state like MI doesn’t guarantee that you will make more because the expenses at MI might be much higher than where you are currently living at right now.
According to BLS, the highest paid Wood Model Makers are in the states of MI, CA, GA, and .
Highest paying industries
|Salary by industry||Annual||Hourly|
|Federal Executive Branch||$74200||$35.67|
|Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services||$74100||$35.62|
|Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing||$49690||$23.89|