Automotive Glass Installer / Repairer Salary

Very much a male-dominated career in the United States, Automotive Glass Installers earn an average of $14.88 per hour. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — just over two-fifths lack coverage. On the flip side, just over a half have medical insurance and more than two-fifths receive dental plans. The majority of individuals in this role claim moderate levels of job satisfaction. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$22,894 - $51,053
(Median)
$23K
$35K
$51K
MEDIAN: $34,530
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$10.45 - $19.91
(Median)
$10
$15
$20
MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$22,894 - $51,053  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,915  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$22,954 - $48,394  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 31
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.45 - $19.91  
   
Overtime
$15.24 - $28.96  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,915  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$22,954 - $48,394  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 92
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Job Description for Automotive Glass Installer / Repairer

  • Prepare and prime vehicle by removing debris from glass and window edges
  • Inspect work to ensure the vehicle is delivered with a fit and finish equal or superior to the original factory fit and finish.
  • Prepare installation by marking outlines or patterns and cutting glass.
  • Verify and check parts before beginning repair.
  • Install replacement glass in vehicles after removing damaged parts

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Pay by Experience Level for Automotive Glass Installer / Repairer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Automotive Glass Installers with a lot of experience do not necessarily enjoy more money. Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $28K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $35K. Automotive Glass Installers bring in $37K after working for 10 to 20 years. Automotive Glass Installers with more than 20 years of experience report incomes that are only modestly higher; the median for these old hands hovers around $39K.

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Experience Affects Automotive Glass Installer / Repairer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 20%

Experienced
up arrow 14%

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
$33,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 54% dental benefits Dental: 42%
vision benefits Vision: 26% employee benefits None: 42%
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