Metal Fabricator

Metal Fabricator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$34,000
$28,000
Min 10%
$34,000
Median 50%
$42,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
JLG Industries
Highest Paying City
Oxnard, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
2.6 years
How much does a metal fabricator make?
As a Metal Fabricator in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $34,662 per year or $16.66 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $28,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $42,000. Professional companies and Construction companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The best states for high paying Metal Fabricator jobs are California, Nevada, Louisiana, New Jersey, and Illinois. Most Metal Fabricators spend 2.6 years in the position.
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$32,946
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$31,578

Average Metal Fabricator Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Metal Fabricator in the United States is $34,662 per year or $16.66 per hour. Metal Fabricators make the most in Oxnard, CA at about $43,541 per year. Even an entry-level Metal Fabricator makes $31,000 per year in Oxnard, CA. California, Nevada, Louisiana, New Jersey, and Illinois are the top 5 highest earning states for Metal Fabricators. North Dakota, Wisconsin, Oklahoma, Maine, and Minnesota are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
1
Oxnard, CA
Oxnard, CA
$43,541
$43,541
2
2
Las Vegas, NV
Las Vegas, NV
$41,959
$41,959
3
3
Linden, NJ
Linden, NJ
$40,557
$40,557
4
4
West Palm Beach, FL
West Palm Beach, FL
$38,656
$38,656
5
5
Houston, TX
Houston, TX
$37,755
$37,755

Map of Metal Fabricator Salaries

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

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Average Metal Fabricator Salary By Company

There is good job security in Metal Fabricator positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Metal Fabricators are Professional companies and Construction companies. JLG Industries and Barnes Group are the highest paying companies. Companies like Caldwell and Corning also report very competitive wages for Metal Fabricators.

Average Metal Fabricator Pay By Industry

Metal Fabricator salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Construction companies, Retail companies, and Manufacturing companies pay their Metal Fabricators well. Construction companies pay their Metal Fabricators the highest wages, averaging $34,870 per year. Retail companies and Manufacturing companies pay well too, at $34,846 and $34,764, respectively. The types of companies that pay Metal Fabricators the least are in the Professional industry, where the average annual salary is $30,397.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
1
Construction
Construction
$34,870
$34,870
2
2
Retail
Retail
$34,846
$34,846
3
3
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$34,764
$34,764
4
4
Health Care
Health Care
$34,349
$34,349
5
5
Technology
Technology
$34,198
$34,198

Metal Fabricator Salary History

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

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Recently Added Metal Fabricator Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Carlisle Syntec, Inc.
Metal Fabricator
03/08/2020
$33,392
Randstad
Metal Fabricator 1
03/04/2020
$35,479
Beginright
Metal Fabricator
01/30/2020
$52,175
Spherion
Metal Fabricator
01/29/2020
$35,479
01/29/2020
$41,740
Randstad
Metal Fabricator
01/21/2020
$48,001
Terra Staffing Group
Metal Fabricator
01/14/2020
$33,392
Brunswick
Metal Fabricator
01/13/2020
$28,175
Spherion
Metal Fabricator
01/10/2020
$33,392
01/07/2020
$37,566
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