Average Early-Career Sheet Metal Worker with Manufacturing Fabrication Skills Hourly Pay

$17.57
Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
10%
$11.84
MEDIAN
$17.57
90%
$29.33

The average hourly pay for a Sheet Metal Worker is $17.57

Hourly Rate
$12 - $29
Bonus
$75 - $4k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$25k - $62k
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What Do Sheet Metal Workers Do?

Sheet Metal Worker Tasks
  • Use torches, drills, lathes, or other equipment to cut, shape, smooth, and bend metal to meet specifications.
  • Read and interpret blueprints, templates, schematics, and other drawings to correctly create products.
  • Manufacture small parts and components for use in final pieces.
  • Inspect, troubleshoot, and repair metal systems like locomotives, airplanes, and generators.
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Gender Breakdown

Male
97.2%
Female
2.8%
This data is based on 71 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

68%

Dental

40%

Vision

36%

None

32%