Sheetmetal Mechanic I Salary in the United States

How much does a Sheetmetal Mechanic I make in the United States? The average Sheetmetal Mechanic I salary in the United States is $35,850 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $31,390 and $46,211. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Sets up and operates machines such as drill presses, punch presses, shears, bending rolls, brakes, grinders and numerical control equipment to shape and alter sheetmetal according to specifications. Follows blueprints, rough sketches or engineer drawings to shape metal accurately. Uses hand and power tools to shape and smooth metal and to blend seams. May set up and operate soldering and welding equipment. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Sheetmetal Mechanic I

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

  2. Up a level:

    Sheetmetal Mechanic II

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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