Average Gunsmith Hourly Pay

$16.28
Avg. Hourly RateShow Salary
$1,350
Bonus
$1,000
Commission
$2,750
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The average hourly pay for a Gunsmith is $16.28.
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$11.48
MEDIAN
$16.28
90%
$25.88
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Hourly Rate
$11 - $26
Bonus
$130 - $6,500
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2,750
Commission
$0 - $1,000
Total Pay
$24,956 - $61,450
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Job Description for Gunsmith

Gunsmith Tasks
  • Inspect, clean, diagnose and maintain small arms weapons.
  • Perform repairs and upgrade weapons.
  • Train users on weapon handling, maintenance and firing.
  • Maintain inventory of current weapons, ammunition, parts, tools, cleaning equipment and other items.

Job Satisfaction for Gunsmith

3.9 out of 5
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Popular Skills for Gunsmith

Skills that pay less than market rate include Mechanical Tool Repair, Grinding Tools, Machine Operation, Tools and Precision Machining.

Pay by Experience Level for Gunsmith

An entry-level Gunsmith with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.50 based on 6 salaries. An early career Gunsmith with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.88 based on 94 salaries. A mid-career Gunsmith with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.92 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Gunsmith with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.71 based on 31 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $22.
Employees with Gunsmith in their job title in San Antonio, Texas earn an average of 41.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Colorado Springs, Colorado (19.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (21.7% less) and Fayetteville, North Carolina (2.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 198 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.0%
Early Career
47.5%
Mid Career
20.2%
Experienced
15.7%
Late Career
13.6%