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Program Details

  • Award: Certificate
  • Credits: 28
  • Delivery: Face-to-face
  • WIA Certified

About this Program

A program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills to fabri cate and modify metal parts in support of other manufacturing, repair or design activities, or as an independent business.

Program Locations

  • Pine Technical College 55063

Labor Market Information

  • Drilling and Boring Machine Operators

  • Median wage: $16.36/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Metal and Plastic Model Makers

  • Median wage: $21.18/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

  • Median wage: $19.42/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
  • Lathe and Turning Machine Operators

  • Median wage: $19.85/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Multiple Machine Tool Operators

  • Median wage: $18.24/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Extruding and Drawing Machine Operators

  • Median wage: $17.75/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Forging Machine Operators

  • Median wage: $19.45/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Rolling Machine Operators

  • Median wage: $15.22/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Operators

  • Median wage: $16.15/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Operators

  • Median wage: $17.14/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Milling and Planing Machine Operators

  • Median wage: $17.01/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Shrinking
  • Metal and Plastic Layout Workers

  • Median wage: $21.73/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • Metal and Plastic Patternmakers

  • Median wage: $21.05/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Heat Treating Equipment Operators

  • Median wage: $17.81/hour-Below the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
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Pine Technical and Community College
Pine Technical and Community College
900 Fourth St. S.E. Pine City, MN 55063 Toll-Free: (800) 521-7463 Local: (320) 629-5100 TTY: (320) 629-1030 Email: information@pine.edu