Sheet metal worker earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Sheet metal worker salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $96,520
New Jersey $96,520
Hawaii $78,250
Washington $77,890
District of Columbia $76,850
Connecticut $76,590
Pennsylvania $75,700
Massachusetts $74,750
Illinois $64,860
California $63,530
Minnesota $62,370
Oregon $62,210
Missouri $62,140
Rhode Island $61,980
New York $61,800
Wisconsin $61,440
Delaware $61,300
North Dakota $59,520
Montana $58,850
Maryland $58,840
Ohio $58,750
New Mexico $58,340
Iowa $57,400
Virginia $56,320
Oklahoma $56,060
Utah $50,170
Indiana $49,950
Michigan $49,700
New Hampshire $48,890
Nebraska $48,610
Nevada $48,610
West Virginia $48,560
Colorado $48,450
Arizona $47,890
Maine $47,890
Texas $47,780
Georgia $47,260
Kansas $47,240
Vermont $46,910
Idaho $46,740
South Dakota $46,740
North Carolina $46,710
Florida $46,640
Kentucky $46,640
Tennessee $46,520
Wyoming $42,950
Louisiana $42,160
South Carolina $40,120
Mississippi $39,690
Alabama $38,060
Arkansas $38,060
Guam $36,970
Virgin Islands, U.S. $29,990
Puerto Rico $23,730

How do sheet metal worker salaries compare to similar careers?

Sheet metal workers earn 8% less than similar careers in the United States. On average, they make less than industrial designers but more than chemical technicians.

Career Median Salary
Industrial designer salary $77K
Logistician salary $77K
Boilermaker salary $64K
Non-Destructive testing specialist salary $62K
Rotary drill operator salary $56K
Sheet metal worker salary $53K
Mining machine operator salary $60K
Tool and die maker salary $57K
Quality control inspector salary $49K
Chemical technician salary $49K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)