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Average Hourly Rate for Defiance Metal Products Employees

Employees at Defiance Metal Products make $35K per year on average. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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About This Company

Defiance, Ohio 

Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing

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Years of Experience

When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (67 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $24K annually on average.


By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Ohio, where the average salary is around $25K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Being an OSHA Forklift Operator Certification certainly has its perks — salaries approach $24K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Welding; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $35K per year. Shipping also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; nearly one-third of employees surveyed report using it at work.

Benefits and Perks

To plan for old age, nearly all employees maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. At Defiance Metal Products, a solid majority of respondents have health insurance, and a strong majority of survey participants have dental coverage.

Key Stats for Defiance Metal Products


27 %
73 %
Hourly Rate
Hourly Rate
$10 - $16
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
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