Die Maker

Careerplanning.about.com states that the median annual salary for a desktop publisher is approximately $36470 per year.

Education Required: Associate's Degree
Avg Salary: $42744
High Salary: $44744
Low Salary: $40744
Tasks: Makes tools used for manufacturing.
Reads and follows blueprints as a guide.
Assembles parts.
Uses computer aided design (CAD) to design parts.
Also Called: Jig Maker
Tool Maker
Mold Maker
Tool Fitter
Additional Resources: http://careers.stateuniversity.com/pages/578/Tool-Die-Maker.html
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tool_and_die_maker
http://www.jobbankusa.com/career_employment/tool_die_makers/job_descriptions_definitions_roles_responsibility.html