Structural Iron / Steel Worker Salary (United States)

A Structural Iron / Steel Worker earns an average wage of $18.50 per hour. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.
Structural Iron / Steel Worker Total Pay (?
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$24,328 - $98,633
(Median)
24K
36K
74K
99K
MEDIAN: $41,323
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Structural Iron / Steel Worker Total Pay (?
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$12.82 - $30.60
(Median)
13
18
23
31
MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$24,328 - $98,633  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,829  
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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$28,887 - $71,989  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 184
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.82 - $30.60  
   
Overtime
$13.41 - $34.17  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,829  
   
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).
)
$28,887 - $71,989  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 184
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Job Description for Structural Iron / Steel Worker

  • Move steel beams, girders, or columns to the appropriate locations safely and securely.
  • Read specifications and blueprints to determine work locations and timing.
  • Position and place steel members, and attach them to the correct locations by riveting, welding or bolting.
  • Fabricate, alter or weld metal pieces to the desired shape and size.

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Pay by Experience Level for Structural Iron / Steel Worker

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

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Experience Affects Structural Iron / Steel Worker Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 24%
Mid-Career
up arrow 2%
Late-Career
up arrow 1%
National Average
$42,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
1%
female alumni
 
Male
99%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 57% dental benefits Dental: 40%
vision benefits Vision: 30% employee benefits None: 43%
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