The annual and hourly salary statistics of sheet metal workers in Rochester, Minnesota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of sheet metal workers in Rochester 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||$29,390|
|25th Percentile Wage||$35,590|
|50th Percentile Wage||$47,000|
|75th Percentile Wage||$74,300|
|90th Percentile Wage||$82,110|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for sheet metal workers in Rochester, Minnesota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $82,110. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $47,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $29,390.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of sheet metal workers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $47,000 in Rochester is in the middle of salary range for sheet metal workers in state of Minnesota. In comparison, the annual salary of sheet metal workers in Rochester is 18.6 percent (18.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Mankato-North Mankato and 21.6 percent (21.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Mankato-North Mankato|| |
|Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area|| |
|St Cloud|| |
|Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area|| |