How much does a metallurgist make?
The national average salary for a Metallurgist in the U.S. is $88,831 annually or $42.71 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $136,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $57,000. Manufacturing companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. States with the highest Metallurgist salaries include Alaska, North Dakota, Minnesota, Maine, and Vermont. Most Metallurgists spend 4.2 years in the position.