Browse Average Salary Ranges for Skilled and Trades Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Skilled and Trades? There are 1424 jobs in Skilled and Trades category. Average salaries can vary and range from $30,698 to $307,476. 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 December 26, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleDiesel Shop Supervisor Experience2 + EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$67,730  
85.83%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Oversees day to day operations of a diesel maintenance shop. Supervises, trains, and coordinates work of mechanics and technicians. Maintains inventory of replacement parts, tools, and equipment requi More

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Diesel Mechanic Supervisor
Diesel Maintenance Supervisor
Job TitleDiesel Technician I Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$53,390  
67.66%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Performs inspection, maintenance, repairs, and overhauls of diesel engines. Troubleshoots and diagnosis problems. Utilizes computer electronics systems to interpret failure modes. Replaces and/or refu More

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Diesel Mechanic
Diesel Engine Mechanic I
Diesel Engine Specialist I
Job TitleDiesel Technician II Experience2 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$57,390  
72.73%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Performs inspection, maintenance, repairs, and overhauls of diesel engines. Troubleshoots and diagnoses problems. Utilizes computer electronics systems to interpret failure modes. Replaces and/or refu More

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Diesel Mechanic, Sr.
Diesel Engine Mechanic II
Diesel Engine Specialist II
Job TitleEnergy Dispatcher Experience3 - 5 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$70,429  
89.25%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Determines generation requirements and controls the volume of gas to meet obligations. Focuses on optimizing economics to ensure minimum energy supply costs. Requires at least an associate degree. Typ More

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Power System Operator
Job TitleEntry Calibration Technician Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$50,240  
63.67%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Calibrates measuring and indicating instruments to meet established standards. Tests and measures accuracy of instruments used to heat, light, voltage, amperage, vacuum, magnetic resistance, or variou More

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Calibration Technician I
Calibrator I
Test Equipment Maintenance Technician, Entry
Job TitleEntry Civil Engineering Technician Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$50,540  
64.05%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assists the engineers in the planning of construction projects such as airports, bridges, channels, dams, railroads, and roads. Helps prepare proposals and cost estimates. Estimates work load to estab More

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Civil Engineering Technician I
Civil Engineering Technologist I
Job TitleEntry Network Control Technician Experience0 - 2 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$56,200  
71.22%
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Monitors and maintains the company's network systems. Troubleshoots network systems when necessary and makes improvements to the network. May require an associate degree in a related area. Typically r More

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Network Control Technician I
LAN Control Technician I
Network Operations Center Technician I
Job TitleEquipment Maintenance Crew Manager Experience5 + EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$77,500  
98.22%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Supervises a mechanical maintenance crew involved in the maintenance and installation of mechanical equipment and systems. Implements and sets priorities for the preventive maintenance program which i More

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Mechanical Maintenance Supervisor
Maintenance Garage Supervisor
Maintenance Supervisor / Superintendent
Job TitleExcavating and Construction Equipment Operator Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$63,890  
80.97%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Operates heavy machinery, such as a tractor, bulldozer, backhoe, or excavator, for the purposes of construction, demolition, or excavation. May be responsible for routine maintenance or repairs. May n More

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Heavy Equipment Operator
Construction Equipment Operator
Senior Heavy Equipment Operator
Job TitleExtruder Operator II Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$54,000  
68.43%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Sets up and operates an extrusion machine in accordance with established procedures, guidelines, and customer requirements. Reads and interprets blueprints and diagrams to select, position, and secure More

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Extrusion Operator, Sr.
Extrusion Machine Operator II

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