Sheet Metal Worker with Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding Skills Salary

Sheet Metal Workers with Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding skills pull down an average of $22.90 per hour. Geography and career duration each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. For the most part, Sheet Metal Workers with Metal Inert Gas (MIG) Welding skills enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Although roughly one in three lack health benefits of any kind, more than half do enjoy medical insurance, and more than half get dental coverage, too. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.
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$37,769 - $100,671
$38K
$60K
$100K
MEDIAN: $60,000
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90%

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$13.26 - $35.37
$13
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$35
MEDIAN: $22.89
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$0$100K
Salary $37,769 - $100,671
Bonus $4,000
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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$30,379 - $84,489
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16
Hourly Data $0$53
Hourly Rate $13.26 - $35.37
Overtime $18.82 - $53.83
Annual Data $0$84K
Bonus $4,000
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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$30,379 - $84,489
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 133

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Pay by Experience Level for Sheet Metal Worker

Pay by Experience for a Sheet Metal Worker has a positive trend. An entry-level Sheet Metal Worker with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 50 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Sheet Metal Worker with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 53 salaries. An experienced Sheet Metal Worker which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 40 salaries. A Sheet Metal Worker with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 34 salaries.

Key Stats for Sheet Metal Worker

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 30 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
26%

Experience Affects Sheet Metal Worker Salaries

Late-Career
▲29%

Mid-Career
▲22%

Experienced
▲5%

National Average
$50,000

Entry-Level
▼27%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 29%