Sheet Metal Worker with Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding Skills Salary

Earnings for Sheet Metal Workers with Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding skills come in at around $22.66 per hour on average. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career duration. Work is enjoyable for Sheet Metal Workers with Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding skills, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Some workers in this field — approximately one in three — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by the larger part and dental plans are enjoyed by over one-half. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
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$37,595 - $99,666
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MEDIAN: $58,958
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$12.96 - $37.92
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Salary $37,595 - $99,666
Bonus $4,000
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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$30,561 - $86,524
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 15
Hourly Data $0$56
Hourly Rate $12.96 - $37.92
Overtime $19.15 - $56.53
Annual Data $0$86K
Bonus $4,000
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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$30,561 - $86,524
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 138

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Pay by Experience Level for Sheet Metal Worker

Pay by Experience for a Sheet Metal Worker has a positive trend. An entry-level Sheet Metal Worker with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 50 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Sheet Metal Worker with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 53 salaries. An experienced Sheet Metal Worker which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 40 salaries. A Sheet Metal Worker with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 34 salaries.

Key Stats for Sheet Metal Worker

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Sheet Metal Worker Salaries

Late-Career
▲30%

Mid-Career
▲23%

Experienced
▲6%

National Average
$50,000

Entry-Level
▼27%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 32%
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