The annual and hourly salary statistics of sheet metal workers in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of sheet metal workers in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$27,470|
|25th Percentile Wage||$31,700|
|50th Percentile Wage||$36,680|
|75th Percentile Wage||$44,750|
|90th Percentile Wage||$50,970|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sheet metal workers in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $50,970. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $36,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $27,470.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of sheet metal workers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $36,680 in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford is in the middle of salary range for sheet metal workers in state of Maine. In comparison, the annual salary of sheet metal workers in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford is 35.6 percent (35.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area and 23.1 percent (23.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Lewiston-Auburn.
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|Portland-South Portland-Biddeford|| |