Entry-Level Metal Fabricator Salary

An Entry-Level Metal Fabricator earns an average wage of $14.64 per hour.

$22,468 - $66,553
$22K
$39K
$67K
MEDIAN: $38,915
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50%
90%

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$11.43 - $19.70
$11
$15
$20
MEDIAN: $14.79
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$0$66K
Salary $22,468 - $66,553
Bonus $297.99 - $5,176
Profit Sharing $306.39 - $2,349
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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$24,212 - $47,825
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22
Hourly Data $0$29
Hourly Rate $11.43 - $19.70
Hourly Tips $2.04
Overtime $16.96 - $29.97
Annual Data $0$47K
Bonus $297.99 - $5,176
Profit Sharing $306.39 - $2,349
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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$24,212 - $47,825
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 346

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Metal Fabricator Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Metal Fabricator in Melbourne:
Quality more important than quantity.

Metal Fabricator in Lancaster:
"Know a little more about the people."
Try to get the most info. You can get before you build.

Metal Fabricator in Alpharetta:
Stay where you are til you can't learn more then find a different job in the same field. Repeat step one. And never think you know it all.

Metal Fabricator in Youngstown:
"Their hiring standards."
Pick your new employees wisely and shop experience.

Metal Fabricator in Charlotte:
"Listen To The Older Guys And Learn All You Can."
Get all the hourly wage and benefits going into company because they will tell you anything to get you in the door.

Key Stats for Metal Fabricator

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 67 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
23%
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Skills That Affect Metal Fabricator Salaries

Plasma Cutting
▲6%

Blueprints
▲3%

Manufacturing Fabrication
▲3%

Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding
▲2%

National Average
$33,000

Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding
▼1%

Precision Machining
▼1%

Machine Operation
▼2%

Welding
▼5%

Grinding Tools
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 67 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
no benefits
None: 40%
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