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Sheet Metal Worker Salary in Sector of Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)

The salary statistics of sheet metal workers in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government) are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare sheet metal worker salaries in different industries within the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector.

Average Annual Salary of Sheet Metal Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,170
25th Percentile Wage
$34,940
50th Percentile Wage
$44,430
75th Percentile Wage
$59,650
90th Percentile Wage
$80,020

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sheet metal workers in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government). The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) sheet metal workers is $80,020. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $44,430. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid sheet metal workers is $31,170.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of sheet metal workers in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government) from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$44,430
15.96% 20.93%
2016
$37,340
-4.53% -
2015
$39,030
1.51% -
2014
$38,440
0.34% -
2013
$38,310
8.30% -
2012
$35,130
- -

Compare Sheet Metal Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government) Sector

The average salaries of sheet metal workers in four industries in the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for sheet metal worker occupations is the commercial and industrial machinery equipment (except auto and electronic) repair and maintenance industry with an annual salary $48,810. The lowest paying industry is the automotive repair and maintenance industry (annual salary $36,800). For detailed sheet metal worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Commercial and Industrial Machinery Equipment (except Auto and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance
$48,810
Repair and Maintenance
$44,630
Automotive Body, Paint, Interior, and Glass Repair
$42,320
Automotive Repair and Maintenance
$36,800

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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