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Sheet Metal Worker Salary Information in Bellingham, Washington

The annual and hourly salary statistics of sheet metal workers in Bellingham, Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of sheet metal workers in Bellingham is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Sheet Metal Workers in Bellingham, Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,720
25th Percentile Wage
$55,420
50th Percentile Wage
$66,670
75th Percentile Wage
$113,890
90th Percentile Wage
$125,150

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sheet metal workers in Bellingham, Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $125,150. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $66,670. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $42,720.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of sheet metal workers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$66,670
-14.10% 55.05%
2015
$76,070
61.08% -
2014
$29,610
0.10% -
2013
$29,580
-1.32% -
2012
$29,970
- -

Table 3. Compare Sheet Metal Worker Salary in Bellingham with Other Washington Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $66,670 in Bellingham is in the middle of salary range for sheet metal workers in state of Washington. In comparison, the annual salary of sheet metal workers in Bellingham is 28.7 percent (28.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Olympia and 55.7 percent (55.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Olympia
$93,510
Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$91,190
Longview
$85,000
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland
$74,300
Bellingham
$66,670
Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$65,470
Tacoma
$62,390
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$58,960
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$58,510
Bremerton-Silverdale
$56,230
Wenatchee-East Wenatchee
$53,180
Spokane
$49,020
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$46,890
Lewiston
$46,170
Yakima
$40,000
Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$29,540



See also: Top paying jobs in Bellingham, Washington.