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 $39,741 to $305,614. 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 September 26, 2019.

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Job Title Experience EDUCATION Avg. Salary  
Job TitleAV Technician Experience1 - 3 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$56,390  
70.70%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Responsibilities include setting up and adjusting audio-visual equipment, performing routine maintenance, and assisting in editing tapes. Works with producers/directors on design, testing, installatio More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Audio Visual Technician
Audio Visual Specialist
Audio and Video Equipment Technician
Job TitleBoiler Operator Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$57,400  
71.97%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Operates, repairs, and maintains stationary equipment including boilers, generators, refrigeration, and turbines in buildings, plants or industrial facilities. Ensures that equipment is operating safe More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Stationary Engineer
Stationary Operating Engineer
Stationary Power Engineer
Job TitleBoiler Welder III Experience5 - 7 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$56,900  
71.34%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Joins, fabricates, and repairs metal and other weldable material by applying appropriate welding techniques. Interprets blueprints, specifications, diagrams or schematics to determine appropriate weld More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Welder III
Combo Welder III
Mig /Tig Welder III
Pipe Welder III
Senior Welder
Welder Lead Hand
Spot Welder III
Solderer/Brazer III
Welder/Fabricator III
Job TitleBrush Painter III Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$54,500  
68.33%
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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Alternate Job Titles:
Painter III
Painter, Senior
Painter III - Construction and Maintenance
Job TitleCAD Drafter I Experience0 - 2 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$50,492  
63.31%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Transforms initial rough product designs into working documents using computer aided design (CAD). Reviews engineering drawings and designs to ensure adherence to established specifications and standa More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Auto CAD Designer I
CAD Drafter, Entry
Computer Aided Design(CAD) Drafter I
Computer Aided Design Drafter I
Drafter I - Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Job TitleCAD Drafter II Experience2 - 4 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$64,035  
80.29%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Transforms initial rough product designs into working documents using computer aided design (CAD). Reviews engineering drawings and designs to ensure adherence to established specifications and standa More

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Alternate Job Titles:
CAD Drafter, Experienced
Drafter II - Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Computer Aided Design Drafter II
Job TitleCAD Drafter, Entry Experience0 - 2 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$50,500  
63.32%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Transforms initial rough product designs into working documents using computer aided design (CAD). Reviews engineering drawings and designs to ensure adherence to established specifications and standa More

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Alternate Job Titles:
CAD Drafter I
Auto CAD Designer I
Computer Aided Design(CAD) Drafter I
Computer Aided Design Drafter I
Drafter I - Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Job TitleCAD Drafter, Experienced Experience2 - 4 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$64,100  
80.37%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Transforms initial rough product designs into working documents using computer aided design (CAD). Reviews engineering drawings and designs to ensure adherence to established specifications and standa More

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Alternate Job Titles:
CAD Drafter II
Drafter II - Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Computer Aided Design Drafter II
Job TitleCarpenter Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$55,379  
69.43%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Inspects, repairs, installs, modifies, rebuilds, constructs, and maintains woodwork and other related structures. Follows plans to ensure requirements and specifications are met. An apprenticeship and More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Experienced Carpenter
Finish Carpenter
Journeyman Carpenter
Job TitleChemical Laboratory Technician II Experience2 - 4 EducationBachelors Avg. Salary$53,700  
67.33%
Job Title, Experience, Education

Determines the physical and chemical properties of compounds using quantitative and qualitative analyses in physical, organic, or inorganic chemistry. Performs a variety of chemical tests and is knowl More

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Alternate Job Titles:
Chemical Technician II
Intermediate Chemical Technician

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