Metal Fabrication Requirements
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Metal fabricators utilize raw materials, blueprints and machinery to create a wide variety of items, from tools to car parts to art. In the metal fabricating diploma program, students develop skills in interpreting blueprints; creating the exact shape of a part for cutting, fabrication and welding; and producing quality parts through the use of different techniques and materials.
Metal Fabrication Careers
The career trajectory of people with a Metal Fabrication degree appears to be focused around a few careers. The most common career that users with Metal Fabrication degrees have experience in is Welder, followed by Machinist, Shipping/Receiving Clerk, Nanny, Restaurant Cook, Cashier, Food Server, Retail Salesperson, Farmer, and Machine Assembler.
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Metal Fabrication Salary
Metal Fabrication graduates earn on average $k, putting them in the bottom percentile of earners with a degree.
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Metal Fabrication Underemployment
Metal Fabrication graduates are highly employed compared to other graduates. We have collected data on three types of underemployment. Part-time refers to work that is less than 30 hours per week. Non-college refers to work that does not require a college degree. Low-paying includes a list of low-wage service jobs such as janitorial work, serving, or dishwashing.
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