Apprentice Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$32,000
$23,000
Min 10%
$32,000
Median 50%
$43,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Baker Tilly Virchow Krause
Highest Paying City
Everett, WA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
1.9 years
How much does an apprentice make?
Apprentices in America make an average salary of $32,253 per year or $15.51 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $44,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $23,000 per year. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Apprentices are Retail companies and Manufacturing companies. Some of the states with the best Apprentice salaries are Alaska, Washington, Wyoming, Oregon, and Idaho. Most Apprentices spend 1.9 years in the position.

Average Apprentice Salary By Location

Apprentices in the United States of America make on average $32,253 a year or $15.51 per hour. Everett, WA reports the highest Apprentice salaries at $47,787 per year. The average entry-level salary in Everett, WA is $42,000. Some of the states with the best Apprentice salaries are Alaska, Washington, Wyoming, Oregon, Idaho, Nevada, and New York. South Dakota, Hawaii, and South Carolina have the lowest Apprentice salaries.

Map of Apprentice Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Apprentices earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Apprentice Salary By Company

Apprentices report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Retail companies and Manufacturing companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Baker Tilly Virchow Krause and City of Jacksonville are the best paying companies for Apprentices. In addition, companies like Tampa Electric and PacifiCorp report highly competitive salaries for Apprentices.

Average Apprentice Pay By Industry

Apprentice salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our data shows that Energy companies, Hospitality companies, and Construction companies tend to have the highest salaries for Apprentices. Energy companies pay Apprentices an average salary of $33,382, Hospitality companies pay $32,652, and Construction companys come in at $32,619. The average salary for Apprentices in the Manufacturing industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $31,583.
Industry
Average Salary
Energy
Energy
$33,382
$33k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$32,652
$33k
Construction
Construction
$32,619
$33k
Transportation
Transportation
$32,344
$32k
Retail
Retail
$32,245
$32k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$31,583
$32k

Apprentice Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Apprentice Salary By Experience Level

The salary for an Apprentice can range from $19,967 to $36,247 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Apprentice Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Caterpillar
Great Promise/Wbl Partnership: High School Manufacturing Apprentice Program
04/29/2020
$22,540
Sullivan Super Service
Apprentice (Hvac)
04/23/2020
$25,044
Signal Apprentice
03/31/2020
$61,152
Market Farm Apprentice
03/30/2020
$26,818
Idaho Division of Human Resources
Right-of-Way Apprentice
03/18/2020
$40,019
Caterpillar
Caterpillar Apprentice
03/16/2020
$22,122
Apprentice Firefighter
03/10/2020
$27,131
Ohio State University
Culinary Apprentice
03/08/2020
$25,044
Western Washington University
As Outback Farm Summer Apprentice 2020
03/06/2020
$31,618
Sullivan Super Service
Apprentice (Hvac)
03/04/2020
$25,044
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