$47,635
Avg. Salary
$18.61
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,034

Bonus

$1,017

Profit Sharing

$505

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Glazier is $18.61 per hour.

The average pay for a Glazier is $47,635 per year.

$13.47
10%
$18.61
50%
$30.76
90%
MEDIAN $18.61
$29k
10%
$48k
50%
$82k
90%
MEDIAN $47,635
$28,959 - $81,884
$29K
$48K
$82K
MEDIAN: $47,635
10%
50%
90%

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$13.47 - $30.76
$13
$19
$31
MEDIAN: $18.61
10%
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$0$81K
Salary $28,959 - $81,884
Bonus $261 - $4,949
Profit Sharing $98.99 - $14,795
Commission $505
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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$28,891 - $72,133
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 9 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 106
Hourly Data $0$44
Hourly Rate $13.47 - $30.76
Hourly Tips $0.15
Overtime $19.31 - $44.85
Annual Data $0$72K
Bonus $261 - $4,949
Commission $505
Profit Sharing $98.99 - $14,795
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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$28,891 - $72,133
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 9 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,255

Job Description for Glazier

Glaziers are responsible for glass installation, cutting, assembling, and fitting metal-framed glass enclosures. They are also in charge of driving vehicles to installation sites, unloading material, fabricating and installing framework, and loading and arranging glass onto vehicles. These professionals clear work space of furniture and cover floors, as well as operate cranes and hoists. Other tasks performed by glaziers include setting glass into frames, attaching mountain strips, recording measurements, following blueprints, and grinding and polishing glass. Additionally, they set molds, create patterns on glass, and consult with clients.

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Glazier Tasks
  • Measure, cut, grind, polish, and ready glass for installation.
  • Use tools and equipment to transport, handle, and place glass into final location.
  • Remove old or broken windows and evaluate site for the best type of glass for the location.
  • Use adhesives, gaskets, and caulks to hang windows and seal them.

Glazier Pay By Employer

$0$38K

$32,344

Common Career Paths for Glazier


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Glaziers who go on to become Construction Project Managers may see their salaries climb quite a bit. Median pay for Construction Project Managers is $70K annually.

Glazier Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Glazier

Pay by Experience for a Glazier has a positive trend. An entry-level Glazier with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 280 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Glazier with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 185 salaries. An experienced Glazier which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 229 salaries. A Glazier with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 115 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

27%

National Average: $41,249

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

With a pay rate for Glaziers that is 80 percent greater than the national average, Philadelphia offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Glaziers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+42 percent), Orlando (+34 percent), Seattle (+30 percent), and Chicago (+23 percent). In Nashville, salaries are 16 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Atlanta (9 percent lower) and Houston (7 percent lower).

Glazier Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Glazier?

Glazier in Euless:
"Cost of living too high."
Pros: Close to work
Cons: Cost of living too high

Glazier in Reston:
"Reston Glaizer."
Pros: It's nice to be local.
Cons: Traffic.

Glazier in Redding:
"Really hot summer.. Very cold winter."
Pros: The views
Cons: Being pretentious to make people feel comfortable

Glazier in Lansing:
"Slow, most of the jobs I do are out of town."
Pros: It's close to home.
Cons:

Glazier in Memphis:
"Seeing the before and after gives me gratification."
Pros: I enjoy being out in the field as opposed to being in an office. The group of people I work with are a great crew. They teach, communicate, help, and work hard. I love starting early a.m. And getting off mid afternoon.
Cons: The commute because I live far away. The job itself I love!

Glazier in Charleston:
"Quarterly bonuses were promised but not kept up."
Make sure your pay is in writing. Not a verbal agreement.

Glazier in Pittsburgh:
"Be Diligent"
Learn how glass behaves and be constantly aware of the variables, I.e. Wind, cross stresses and so forth.

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Key Stats for Glazier

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 228 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
19%

Experience Affects Glazier Salaries

▲24%

▲10%

National Average
$41,000

▼4%

▼20%

Skills That Affect Glazier Salaries

Commercial
▲18%

▲6%

National Average
$41,000


Caulking
▼18%

Precision Measurement
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 228 votes.

Gender

Female
1 %
Male
99 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 36%
vision benefits
Vision: 29%
no benefits
None: 44%