Browse Average Salary Ranges for Skilled and Trades Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Skilled and Trades? There are 1227 jobs in Skilled and Trades category. Average salaries can vary and range from $27,020 to $306,234. Salary ranges can differ significantly depending on the job, industry, location, required experience, specific skills, education, and other factors... Salaries listed below are U.S. national averages data from October 30, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleAutomobile Upholsterer Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$51,900  
16.95%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Upholsters, repairs, and installs furniture. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent. May also have to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty. Typically rep More

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Upholsterer
Furniture Upholsterer
Job TitleBlockmason Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$52,200  
17.05%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Applies mortar to bricks and scrapes off excess. Lays and stacks bricks neatly in order to build walls and various structures. Requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor. May re More

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Bricklayer
Brickmason
Mason
Job TitleBoiler Welder I Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$39,900  
13.03%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Joins, fabricates, and repairs metal and other weldable material by applying appropriate welding techniques and operating various welding devices. Interprets blueprints, specifications, diagrams or sc More

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Welder I
Combo Welder I
Mig/Tig Welder I
Entry Welder
Pipe Welder I
Solderer/Brazer I
Spot Welder I
Welder/Fabricator I
Job TitleBoilermaker I Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$39,705  
12.97%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Builds, repairs, tests, and maintains all types of boilers and high pressure vessels. Tests for structural soundness and inspects fittings, feed pumps, safety and check valves, water and pressure gaug More

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Entry Boilermaker
Job TitleBricklayer Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$52,158  
17.03%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Applies mortar to bricks and scrapes off excess. Lays and stacks bricks neatly in order to build walls and various structures. Requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor. May re More

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Brickmason
Blockmason
Mason
Job TitleBricklayer, Sr. Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$65,470  
21.38%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Applies mortar to bricks and scrapes off excess. Lays and stacks bricks neatly in order to build walls and various structures. Requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor. Typica More

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Senior Brickmason
Senior Blockmason
Senior Mason
Job TitleBricklaying Supervisor Experience2 + EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$85,065  
27.78%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Supervises and directs a bricklaying crew and other personnel engaged in a variety of melt shop and refractory functions. Requires a thorough knowledge of all types, shapes, and brands of bricks, mort More

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Masonry Supervisor
Brickmason Supervisor
Job TitleBrickmason Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$52,160  
17.03%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Applies mortar to bricks and scrapes off excess. Lays and stacks bricks neatly in order to build walls and various structures. Requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor. May re More

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Bricklayer
Blockmason
Mason
Job TitleBrickmason Supervisor Experience2 + EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$85,100  
27.79%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Supervises and directs a bricklaying crew and other personnel engaged in a variety of melt shop and refractory functions. Requires a thorough knowledge of all types, shapes, and brands of bricks, mort More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Bricklaying Supervisor
Masonry Supervisor
Job TitleBrush Painter I Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$42,000  
13.72%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Applies paint, varnishes, stains and other coatings to interior and/or exterior surfaces with brush, roller or other tools. Prepares surfaces for painting by removing old paint using paint removers, s More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Painter I
Entry Painter
Painter, Entry
Painter I - Construction and Maintenance

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