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 $39,882 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 TitleMachine Operator III Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$46,660  
93.52%
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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Senior Machine Operator
Production Machine Operator III
Job TitleMachinist I Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$43,658  
87.51%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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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Entry Machinist
General Machinist I
Job TitleManufacturing Assembler I Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$30,270  
60.67%
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
Production Assembler I
Job TitleMig/Tig Welder I Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$39,903  
79.98%
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
Boiler Welder I
Entry Welder
Pipe Welder I
Solderer/Brazer I
Spot Welder I
Welder/Fabricator I
Job TitleMixer Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$40,806  
81.79%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Operates and tends machines that mix materials or ingredients used for production processes or manually mix ingredients. Loads materials into mixing equipment and ensures results comply with specified More

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Mixing Machine Operator
Job TitleLather Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$41,312  
82.80%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Applies metal or gypsum lath to walls, ceilings, or frameworks to form a support base for plaster coatings. Follows blueprint specifications for dimensions and tolerances. Requires a high school diplo More

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Lather and Plasterer
Job TitleLather and Plasterer Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$41,320  
82.82%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Applies metal or gypsum lath to walls, ceilings, or frameworks to form a support base for plaster coatings. Follows blueprint specifications for dimensions and tolerances. Requires a high school diplo More

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Lather
Job TitleMachine Operator - Experienced Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$40,810  
81.80%
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
Production Machine Operator II
Intermediate Machine Operator
Job TitleMachine Operator I Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$33,588  
67.32%
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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Alternate Job Titles:
Entry Machine Operator
Production Machine Operator I
Job TitleMachine Operator II Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$40,809  
81.80%
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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Alternate Job Titles:
Machine Operator - Experienced
Production Machine Operator II
Intermediate Machine Operator

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