Browse Average Salary Ranges for Skilled and Trades Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Skilled and Trades? There are 1226 jobs in Skilled and Trades category. Average salaries can vary and range from $39,117 to $306,857. 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 November 25, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitlePainter I - Construction and Maintenance Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$42,090  
84.36%
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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Painter I
Entry Painter
Brush Painter I
Painter, Entry
Job TitlePainter, Entry Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$42,043  
84.27%
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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Painter I
Entry Painter
Brush Painter I
Painter I - Construction and Maintenance
Job TitlePipe Welder I Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$39,872  
79.92%
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
Boiler Welder I
Entry Welder
Solderer/Brazer I
Spot Welder I
Welder/Fabricator I
Job TitleProduction Assembler I Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$30,290  
60.71%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assembles fabricated parts, components or units at floor stations. Tests and calibrates parts and mechanisms to meet tolerances and product specifications. Uses hand tools and power tools to assemble More

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Floor Assembler I
Entry Floor Assembler
Manufacturing Assembler I
Job TitleProduction Instrumentation Technician I Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$48,270  
96.75%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Tests and repairs instrumentation systems utilized by production equipment to ensure adherence to established performance levels and product quality. Evaluates instruments to establish a repair plan. More

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Instrument Technician I
Entry Instrument Technician
Job TitleProduction Machine Operator I Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$33,590  
67.33%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Sets up and operates a production machine in accordance with established procedures and guidelines. Uses computer-controlled equipment to select, position and secure automatic or semi-automatic machin More

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Machine Operator I
Entry Machine Operator
Job TitleProduction Machine Operator II Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$40,890  
81.96%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Sets up and operates a production machine in accordance with established procedures and guidelines. Uses computer-controlled equipment to select position and secure automatic or semi-automatic machine More

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Machine Operator II
Machine Operator - Experienced
Intermediate Machine Operator
Job TitleProduction Machine Operator III Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$46,700  
93.60%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Sets up and operates a production machine in accordance with established procedures and guidelines. Uses computer-controlled equipment to select position and secure automatic or semi-automatic machine More

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Machine Operator III
Senior Machine Operator
Job TitleProduction Painter I Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$34,597  
69.34%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Operates a spray painter or other equipment to apply industrial paint finishes on metals or products. Mixes paints and other solutions and monitors drying to ensure desired results. Completes finishin More

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Industrial Production Painter I
Entry Production Painter
Job TitleSenior Crater/Packer Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$43,150  
86.49%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Stacks and arranges products and packed containers into crates, boxes, and cartons. Applies wrapping, labels and identifications as required. Follows all required safety procedures. May require a high More

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Crater/Packer III
Packing and Crating Specialist III
Shipping Packer III
Warehouseman/Packer/Crater III

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