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 $38,848 to $304,309. 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 July 30, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleMeter Reader Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$47,549  
95.56%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Responsible for reading electric, gas, or water meters. Keeps track of their use by recording appropriate information. Inspects meters for damages or defects. Requires a high school diploma. Typically More

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Utility Meter Reader
Job TitleMig/Tig Welder I Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$39,623  
79.63%
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 TitlePacking and Crating Specialist I Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$30,490  
61.27%
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 I
Entry Crater/Packer
Warehouseman/Packer/Crater I
Shipping Packer I
Job TitlePacking and Crating Specialist II Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$33,460  
67.24%
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 II
Warehouseman/Packer/Crater II
Shipping Packer II
Intermediate Crater/Packer
Job TitlePacking and Crating Specialist III Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$42,900  
86.21%
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
Senior Crater/Packer
Shipping Packer III
Warehouseman/Packer/Crater III
Job TitlePainter I Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$41,723  
83.85%
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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Entry Painter
Brush Painter I
Painter, Entry
Painter I - Construction and Maintenance
Job TitlePainter I - Construction and Maintenance Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$41,790  
83.98%
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$41,743  
83.89%
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$39,597  
79.57%
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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Alternate Job Titles:
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$30,090  
60.47%
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

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