Sheet Metal Worker Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for sheet metal workers in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of sheet metal workers amongst Florida areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Sheet Metal Workers in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,850
25th Percentile Wage
$31,210
50th Percentile Wage
$37,440
75th Percentile Wage
$45,920
90th Percentile Wage
$52,790

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sheet metal workers in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $52,790. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $37,440. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25,850.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$12.43
25th Percentile Wage
$15.01
50th Percentile Wage
$18.00
75th Percentile Wage
$22.08
90th Percentile Wage
$25.38

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for sheet metal workers in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $25.38. The median hourly salary is $18.00. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $12.43.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of sheet metal workers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201637,4406.60%6.57%
201534,9701.86%-
201434,3201.86%-
201333,680-3.86%-
201234,980--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Sheet Metal Workers in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of sheet metal workers in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of sheet metal workers in state of Florida ranges from $18,390 to $46,970. The highest paying area for sheet metal workers in Florida is Jacksonville with a median annual salary of $46,970. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Gainesville (mean annual salary $43,670). The lowest paying area is Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $18,390.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Jacksonville
$46,970
Gainesville
$43,670
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$39,470
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$39,260
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$37,830
North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota
$37,580
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$37,050
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$37,020
Ocala
$36,810
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$36,350
Cape Coral-Fort Myers
$35,680
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin
$35,660
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach
$35,490
Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach
$35,440
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$35,360
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent
$34,710
Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area
$33,930
Sebastian-Vero Beach
$33,550
Tallahassee
$33,300
Naples-Marco Island
$31,000
Lakeland-Winter Haven
$29,990
Punta Gorda
$22,340
Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area
$18,390


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