Shipfitter Salary

The average rate for a Shipfitter is $20.52 per hour. A skill in Blueprints is associated with high pay for this job.

$14.93 - $25.57
(Median)
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$21
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MEDIAN: $20
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$14.93 - $25.57  
   
Overtime
$22.19 - $41.55  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Total Pay (?
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$35,122 - $75,126  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 47
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Job Description for Shipfitter

  • Interpret blueprints to lay out parts, mark them, align, and assemble.
  • Modify, repair, and re-install damaged metal parts.
  • Set up and use torches and hand/power tools to fabricate metal structural parts.

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Pay by Experience Level for Shipfitter

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

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Experience Affects Shipfitter Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 14%

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$46,000

Experienced
up arrow 3%

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 75% dental benefits Dental: 50%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 21%
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