The average hourly pay for a Structural Steel Erector is $18.22.
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Job Description for Structural Steel Erector
Structural steel erectors are specialized iron-workers who are typically employed by construction contractors. Steel erectors are the workers who help install steel girders, crossbeams, scaffolds, and pipe sections which form the frameworks of large and multi-story buildings. The steel structures they help construct are usually joined by these workers with a combination of heavy welds and bolts. Structural steel erectors must also coordinate with a variety of teams and heavy equipment, such as c…Read more
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Skills in Blueprints, Welding, Roofing Materials Installation, Machine Operation and Team Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Structural Steel Erector
An early career Structural Steel Erector with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $16.44 based on 67 salaries. A mid-career Structural Steel Erector with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.19 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Structural Steel Erector with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.32 based on 32 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $24.
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