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Automotive Glass Installer / Repairer Salary

Very much a male-dominated career in the United States, Automotive Glass Installers earn an average of $15.16 per hour. Most people on this career path report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Although a majority have medical coverage and just over two-fifths have dental coverage, over a third claim no health benefits at all. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
$23,111 - $50,393
(Median)
$23K
$34K
$50K
MEDIAN: $33,754
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90%

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$10.80 - $20.48
(Median)
$11
$15
$20
MEDIAN: $15.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$23,111 - $50,393  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,091  
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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$23,351 - $47,758  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 35
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$10.80 - $20.48  
   
Overtime
$15.44 - $28.24  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,091  
   
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).
)
$23,351 - $47,758  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 106
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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.


For Automotive Glass Installers, level of experience appears to be a somewhat less important part of the salary calculation — more experience does not correlate to noticeably higher pay. Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $28K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $34K. On average, Automotive Glass Installers make $38K following one to two decades on the job. Automotive Glass Installers who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $40K on average.

Experience Affects Automotive Glass Installer / Repairer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%

Experienced
up arrow 15%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$33,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 59% dental benefits Dental: 44%
vision benefits Vision: 26% employee benefits None: 38%