Earnings for Mid-Career Fabricators come in at around $17.39 per hour on average. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Mid-Career Fabricators. Although the larger part have medical coverage and more than a third have dental coverage, approximately two in five claim no health benefits at all. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$21,489 - $64,564
$21K
$45K
$65K
MEDIAN: $45,495
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$13.26 - $22.76
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$17
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MEDIAN: $17.39
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$21,489 - $64,564  
   
Bonus
$153.19 - $4,894  
Profit Sharing
$2,500  
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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$28,766 - $54,495  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$13.26 - $22.76  
   
Hourly Tips
$6.25  
Overtime
$21.48 - $35.37  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$153.19 - $4,894  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,500  
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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$28,766 - $54,495  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 207

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Key Stats for Fabricator

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.
068
5-9 years
68%
10-19 years
32%
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Skills That Affect Fabricator Salaries

Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding
up arrow 6%

Precision Machining
up arrow 5%

Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding
up arrow 2%

Blueprints
up arrow 2%

Manufacturing Fabrication
up arrow 1%

Welding
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National Average
$40,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 59%
dental benefits
Dental: 35%
vision benefits
Vision: 28%
dental benefits
None: 40%
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