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 $33,588 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 TitleEntry Electronics Assembler Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$33,590  
67.33%
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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 requir More

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Electronics Assembler I
Electronic Component Assembler I
Electrical/Electronic Assembler I
Job TitleEntry Floor Assembler Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$30,300  
60.73%
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
Production Assembler I
Manufacturing Assembler I
Job TitleEntry Heavy Assembler Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$35,700  
71.56%
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Assembles fabricated parts to relatively large or heavy subassemblies and complete units. Fits, tests, and calibrates parts and mechanisms to meet tolerances and product specifications. Uses hand tool More

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Heavy Assembler I
Heavy Component Assembler I
Job TitleEntry HVAC Mechanic Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$46,900  
94.00%
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Performs maintenance and service repairs on heating, ventilating, and air conditioning systems. Installs new units or replacement parts for existing units according to specifications and established s More

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HVAC Mechanic I
HVAC Maintenance Technician I
HVAC Installation Technician I
Job TitleEntry Instrument Technician Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$48,300  
96.81%
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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
Production Instrumentation Technician I
Job TitleEntry Machine Operator Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$33,600  
67.35%
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
Production Machine Operator I
Job TitleEntry Machinist Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$43,700  
87.59%
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Assembles, repairs, and fabricates metal parts by operating mechanical equipment. Assembles parts into sub-units or complete units. Uses blueprints and design sketches to ensure the proper dimensions More

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Machinist I
General Machinist I
Job TitleEntry Painter Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$42,030  
84.24%
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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
Brush Painter I
Painter, Entry
Painter I - Construction and Maintenance
Job TitleEntry Production Painter Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$34,600  
69.35%
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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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Production Painter I
Industrial Production Painter I
Job TitleEntry Sheetmetal Mechanic Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$36,300  
72.76%
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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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Sheetmetal Mechanic I
Sheetmetal Fabricator I

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