How much does an Ironworker make in the United States?

Average Ironworker Yearly Salary in the United States

Ironworkers earn an average yearly salary of $55,405. Salaries typically start from $29,762 and go up to $90,799.

Average Ironworker Hourly Wage in the United States

Ironworkers earn an average hourly wage of $26.64. Hourly wages typically start from $14.31 and go up to $43.65.

Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Employment Type Mix

98%
Full-Time
2%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

3.4
SCORE
82
RATINGS
Ironworkers average a score of 3.4 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Ironworkers in the 84th percentile of salary satisfaction.

Source: Sokanu user data. View more Ironworker satisfaction

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Ironworker Earnings by Seniority

Top End Ironworker Earnings

The highest earning Ironworkers in the United States earn:

$43.65
an hour
$90,799.3
per year
Senior Ironworker Earnings

Senior Ironworkers in the United States earn:

$33.18
an hour
$69,008.8
per year
Experienced Ironworker Earnings

Experienced Ironworkers in the United States earn:

$24.45
an hour
$50,854.0
per year
Junior Ironworker Earnings

Junior Ironworkers in the United States earn:

$17.52
an hour
$36,444.5
per year
Starting Ironworker Earnings

Starting Ironworkers in the United States earn:

$14.31
an hour
$29,762.0
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Ironworker Salary Comparison

Ironworkers earn more than 80% percent of similar careers in the United States.

Architect Salary $73k
Marine Electrician Salary $59k
Building and Construction Inspector Salary $59k
Pipefitter Salary $56k
Surveyor Salary $55k
Ironworker Salary $55k
Crane Operator Salary $55k
Explosives Worker Salary $53k
Commercial Diver Salary $52k
Plumber Salary $46k
Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)

Ironworker salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Ironworker Salary in New Jersey $42.25 $87,880 # 1
Ironworker Salary in Illinois $41.65 $86,640 # 2
Ironworker Salary in New York $41.29 $85,890 # 3
Ironworker Salary in Washington $35.56 $73,960 # 4
Ironworker Salary in Hawaii $34.75 $72,280 # 5
Ironworker Salary in Rhode Island $34.69 $72,150 # 6
Ironworker Salary in Massachusetts $33.82 $70,350 # 7
Ironworker Salary in Minnesota $32.98 $68,600 # 8
Ironworker Salary in Oregon $30.84 $64,150 # 9
Ironworker Salary in Alaska $30.46 $63,350 # 10
Ironworker Salary in Wisconsin $30.45 $63,340 # 11
Ironworker Salary in California $30.08 $62,560 # 12
Ironworker Salary in Missouri $29.93 $62,260 # 13
Ironworker Salary in Connecticut $28.49 $59,260 # 14
Ironworker Salary in Pennsylvania $28.04 $58,330 # 15
Ironworker Salary in Ohio $27.93 $58,100 # 16
Ironworker Salary in District of Columbia $27.76 $57,740 # 17
Ironworker Salary in United States $26.64 $55,404.8 # 18
Ironworker Salary in Indiana $26.20 $54,500 # 19
Ironworker Salary in North Dakota $26.05 $54,190 # 20
Ironworker Salary in Nevada $25.93 $53,940 # 21
Ironworker Salary in Iowa $25.69 $53,440 # 22
Ironworker Salary in Kentucky $24.95 $51,900 # 23
Ironworker Salary in Louisiana $24.71 $51,400 # 24
Ironworker Salary in New Mexico $24.63 $51,230 # 25
Ironworker Salary in New Hampshire $24.53 $51,030 # 26
Ironworker Salary in Michigan $24.22 $50,370 # 27
Ironworker Salary in Maryland $24.12 $50,170 # 28
Ironworker Salary in Vermont $23.70 $49,300 # 29
Ironworker Salary in West Virginia $23.66 $49,210 # 30
Ironworker Salary in Colorado $23.20 $48,260 # 31
Ironworker Salary in Wyoming $22.86 $47,550 # 32
Ironworker Salary in Montana $22.49 $46,780 # 33
Ironworker Salary in Virginia $22.05 $45,870 # 34
Ironworker Salary in Delaware $21.66 $45,050 # 35
Ironworker Salary in Alabama $21.52 $44,760 # 36
Ironworker Salary in Tennessee $21.46 $44,640 # 37
Ironworker Salary in Maine $21.40 $44,510 # 38
Ironworker Salary in Kansas $21.31 $44,330 # 39
Ironworker Salary in Mississippi $21.22 $44,140 # 40
Ironworker Salary in South Carolina $21.18 $44,050 # 41
Ironworker Salary in Arizona $21.09 $43,870 # 42
Ironworker Salary in Arkansas $21.04 $43,770 # 43
Ironworker Salary in Utah $20.65 $42,950 # 44
Ironworker Salary in Texas $20.59 $42,820 # 45
Ironworker Salary in Idaho $20.58 $42,800 # 46
Ironworker Salary in Florida $20.05 $41,710 # 47
Ironworker Salary in South Dakota $19.88 $41,360 # 48
Ironworker Salary in Nebraska $19.60 $40,770 # 49
Ironworker Salary in Georgia $18.66 $38,810 # 50
Ironworker Salary in Oklahoma $18.49 $38,450 # 51
Ironworker Salary in North Carolina $17.83 $37,090 # 52
Ironworker Salary in Guam $14.01 $29,150 # 53
Ironworker Salary in Puerto Rico $8.89 $18,500 # 54