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Sheet Metal Worker Salary Information in New York

The average annual and hourly salaries for sheet metal workers in the state of New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of sheet metal workers among New York 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 New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,660
25th Percentile Wage
$38,920
50th Percentile Wage
$57,900
75th Percentile Wage
$88,280
90th Percentile Wage
$116,520

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sheet metal workers in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $116,520. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $57,900. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28,660.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.78
25th Percentile Wage
$18.71
50th Percentile Wage
$27.84
75th Percentile Wage
$42.44
90th Percentile Wage
$56.02

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for sheet metal workers in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $56.02. The median hourly salary is $27.84. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.78.

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
201657,900-7.51%16.41%
201562,2505.00%-
201459,1403.64%-
201356,99015.07%-
201248,400--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of sheet metal workers in some New York cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of sheet metal workers in state of New York ranges from $19,940 to $70,570. The highest paying area for sheet metal workers in New York is Nassau-Suffolk with a median annual salary of $70,570. The second highest paying city/area in New York State is New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island (mean annual salary $61,130). The lowest paying area is Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $19,940.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Nassau-Suffolk
$70,570
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$61,130
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$60,080
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$56,050
Elmira
$53,960
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$52,190
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$51,630
Rochester
$50,970
Syracuse
$45,040
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$44,630
Binghamton
$44,160
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$38,190
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$19,940


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