Average Locksmith Hourly Pay

Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)

The average hourly pay for a Locksmith is $20.35

Hourly Rate
$14 - $29
$199 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$2k - $8k
$201 - $20k
Total Pay
$30k - $64k
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How do Locksmiths Rate Their Jobs?

3.6 out of 5
Highly Satisfied
Based on 78 responses, the job of Locksmith has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.56 out of 5. On average, Locksmiths are highly satisfied with their job.

FAQs About Locksmiths

What is the highest pay for Locksmiths?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Locksmith is $28.95 / hour

What is the lowest pay for Locksmiths?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Locksmith is $13.87 / hour

How can Locksmiths increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Locksmith is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Locksmith that oversees more junior Locksmiths, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.