Browse Average Salary Ranges for Skilled and Trades Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Skilled and Trades? There are 1213 jobs in Skilled and Trades category. Average salaries can vary and range from $39,670 to $304,991. 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 August 27, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleProduction Assembler I Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$30,090  
60.33%
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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Alternate Job Titles:
Floor Assembler I
Entry Floor Assembler
Manufacturing Assembler I
Job TitleProduction Instrumentation Technician I Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$48,020  
96.29%
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$33,410  
66.99%
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$40,590  
81.39%
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$46,500  
93.24%
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$34,422  
69.02%
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$42,930  
86.08%
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
Job TitleSenior Electronics Assembler Experience2 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$44,790  
89.81%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assembles electronics according to product specifications. Follows blueprints to put together electronic devices, tools and products using hand and power tools and other assembly equipment. May lead a More

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Electronics Assembler III
Electrical/Electronic Assembler III
Electronic Component Assembler III
Job TitleSenior Machine Operator Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$46,410  
93.06%
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
Production Machine Operator III
Job TitleSheetmetal Fabricator I Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$36,110  
72.41%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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. F More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Sheetmetal Mechanic I
Entry Sheetmetal Mechanic

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