Entry-Level Fabricator Salary

Median pay for Entry-Level Fabricators is around $14.77 per hour. Most people on this career path report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Although just over two-fifths lack health benefits of any kind, more than half do enjoy medical insurance, and close to two-fifths get dental coverage, too. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$19,071 - $69,043
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$69K
MEDIAN: $39,568
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$11.04 - $18.86
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MEDIAN: $14.95
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$0$69K
Salary $19,071 - $69,043
Bonus $250.83 - $2,473
Profit Sharing $3,750
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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$24,346 - $46,347
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 28
Hourly Data $0$28
Hourly Rate $11.04 - $18.86
Overtime $16.45 - $28.68
Annual Data $0$46K
Bonus $250.83 - $2,473
Profit Sharing $3,750
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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$24,346 - $46,347
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 465

Fabricator Job Listings

Fabricator Advice

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

Fabricator in Pensacola:
"It doesn't happen overnight."
Your going to start at the bottom and work your way up. Problem solving skills and a good imagination go a very long way. When your on a deadline it can get hectic. There are times when no matter how hard you try it may seem impossible. The first idea isn't always the final result.

Fabricator in Pell City:
"Everything."
Start from the bottom and work your way up learn all you can.

Fabricator in Hesston:
"Wish I knew all the tricks of the trade."

Key Stats for Fabricator

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 114 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
19%

Skills That Affect Fabricator Salaries

Precision Machining
▲4%

Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding
▲2%

Blueprints
▲1%

Welding
▼0%

Tungsten Inert Gas (TIG) Welding
▼0%

National Average
$34,000

Manufacturing Fabrication
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 114 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 40%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
no benefits
None: 43%