Browse Average Salary Ranges for Skilled and Trades Jobs

What are the average salary ranges for jobs in the Skilled and Trades? There are 1215 jobs in Skilled and Trades category. The pay ranges vary from $37,282 to $303,683. Salary ranges can change significantly depending on the job title, industry, location, level of experience experience, skills and more. Salaries below are U.S. national averages data from June 27, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleEntry Calibration Technician Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$49,670  
16.36%
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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Alternate Job Titles:
Calibration Technician I
Calibrator I
Test Equipment Maintenance Technician, Entry
Job TitleEntry Civil Engineering Technician Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$50,010  
16.47%
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 Crater/Packer Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$30,500  
10.04%
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
Packing and Crating Specialist I
Warehouseman/Packer/Crater I
Shipping Packer I
Job TitleEntry Electrician Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$47,890  
15.77%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Inspects, repairs, installs, and maintains electrical systems, machinery, and equipment. Ensures all work performed meets required safety codes and is properly inspected. Uses a variety of tools and e More

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Electrician I
Electrician - Apprentice
Electrician Helper
Job TitleEntry Electronics Assembler Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$33,290  
10.96%
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 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$30,000  
9.88%
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 HVAC Mechanic Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$46,500  
15.31%
Job Title, Experience, Education

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$47,900  
15.77%
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
Production Instrumentation Technician I
Job TitleEntry Light Assembler Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$29,500  
9.71%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Assembles fabricated parts to relatively small or light subassemblies and complete units. Tests, calibrates, and fits parts and mechanisms to meet tolerances and product specifications. Identifies uni More

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Light Assembler I
Light Parts/Components Assembler I
Job TitleEntry Machine Operator Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$33,300  
10.97%
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:
Machine Operator I
Production Machine Operator I

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