Sheet Metal Worker Salary Information in Texas

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,080
25th Percentile Wage
$27,690
50th Percentile Wage
$37,420
75th Percentile Wage
$50,390
90th Percentile Wage
$61,590

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sheet metal workers in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $61,590. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $37,420. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22,080.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$10.61
25th Percentile Wage
$13.31
50th Percentile Wage
$17.98
75th Percentile Wage
$24.22
90th Percentile Wage
$29.61

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for sheet metal workers in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $29.61. The median hourly salary is $17.98. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $10.61.

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
201637,4203.39%4.86%
201536,150-1.49%-
201436,6904.66%-
201334,980-1.77%-
201235,600--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of sheet metal workers in some Texas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of sheet metal workers in state of Texas ranges from $19,760 to $64,000. The highest paying area for sheet metal workers in Texas is Amarillo with a median annual salary of $64,000. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is Corpus Christi (mean annual salary $62,800). The lowest paying area is Laredo with a median annual salary of $19,760.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Amarillo
$64,000
Corpus Christi
$62,800
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$52,440
College Station-Bryan
$51,890
Beaumont-Port Arthur
$51,850
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$48,150
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$41,960
Longview
$40,390
Texarkana-Texarkana
$39,750
Wichita Falls
$39,270
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$39,250
Waco
$38,710
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$37,900
Fort Worth-Arlington
$37,730
Lubbock
$36,960
Odessa
$35,160
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$32,320
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$31,790
El Paso
$30,380
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$29,150
Tyler
$28,010
Brownsville-Harlingen
$25,770
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$22,530
Laredo
$19,760



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