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 $38,784 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 Sheetmetal Mechanic Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$36,000  
Job Title, Experience, Education

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
Job TitleEntry Waste Water Treatment Technician Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$40,000  
Job Title, Experience, Education

Ensures that pumps, conveyors, blowers, chlorinators, vacuum equipment and other waste water treatment equipment are functioning properly. Monitors equipment for potential failures and may make minor More

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Waste Water Treatment Technician I
Waste Water Equipment Technician I
Waste Water Sampling Technician I
Job TitleEntry Welder Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$39,590  
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
Mig/Tig Welder I
Boiler Welder I
Pipe Welder I
Solderer/Brazer I
Spot Welder I
Welder/Fabricator I
Job TitleEquipment Maintenance Crew Manager Experience5 + EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$76,700  
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Supervises a mechanical maintenance crew involved in the maintenance and installation of mechanical equipment and systems. Implements and sets priorities for the preventive maintenance program which i More

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Mechanical Maintenance Supervisor
Maintenance Garage Supervisor
Maintenance Supervisor / Superintendent
Job TitleExcavating and Construction Equipment Operator Experience3 - 5 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$63,120  
Job Title, Experience, Education

Operates heavy machinery, such as a tractor, bulldozer, backhoe, or excavator, for the purposes of construction, demolition, or excavation. May be responsible for routine maintenance or repairs. May n More

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Heavy Equipment Operator
Construction Equipment Operator
Senior Heavy Equipment Operator
Job TitleFacilities Cleaning Supervisor Experience2 + EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$48,690  
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Supervises the cleaning and maintenance of buildings/facilities. Trains and supervises the custodial staff to maintain an orderly, safe, and efficient cleaning operation. Orders, stocks and replenishe More

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Janitorial Supervisor
Custodian Supervisor
Job TitleField Service Computer Repair Specialist Experience1 - 3 EducationAssociates Avg. Salary$58,990  
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Installs, configures and repairs computer systems and related equipment at user's location. Provides ongoing support and preventative maintenance on an as needed basis. Maintains an inventory of repai More

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Computer Equipment Repairer
Computer Repair Technician
Computer and Electronics Repair Technician
PC Repair Support Technician
Job TitleFloor Assembler I Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$29,975  
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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Entry Floor Assembler
Production Assembler I
Manufacturing Assembler I
Job TitleFurniture Upholsterer Experience1 - 3 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$51,450  
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Upholsters, repairs, and installs furniture. May require a high school diploma or its equivalent. May also have to complete an apprenticeship and/or formal training in area of specialty. Typically rep More

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Automobile Upholsterer
Job TitleGeneral Machinist I Experience0 - 1 EducationHigh School Avg. Salary$43,270  
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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
Entry Machinist

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