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What is the average salary for Locksmiths in the United States?

Locksmiths earn an average hourly wage of $19.53. Hourly wages typically start from $11.17 and go up to $29.35. Locksmiths earn an average salary of $40,620 per year. Salaries typically start from $23,220 and go up to $61,050.

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

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Highest

The top 10% of Locksmiths in the United States earn:

$29.35 an hour $61,050 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Locksmiths in the United States earn:

$23.97 an hour $49,850 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Locksmiths in the United States earn:

$18.56 an hour $38,600 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Locksmiths in the United States earn:

$14.23 an hour $29,600 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Locksmiths in the United States earn:

$11.17 an hour $23,220 per year

Historical salary for Locksmiths in the United States

Locksmith salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Locksmith Salary in District of Columbia $26.11 $54,310 # 1
Locksmith Salary in Massachusetts $25.24 $52,500 # 2
Locksmith Salary in New Jersey $24.83 $51,640 # 3
Locksmith Salary in Hawaii $24.14 $50,210 # 4
Locksmith Salary in New Hampshire $23.58 $49,040 # 5
Locksmith Salary in California $23.32 $48,510 # 6
Locksmith Salary in Connecticut $23.14 $48,140 # 7
Locksmith Salary in Alaska $22.92 $47,680 # 8
Locksmith Salary in Maryland $22.63 $47,070 # 9
Locksmith Salary in Minnesota $22.26 $46,300 # 10
Locksmith Salary in Missouri $22.10 $45,960 # 11
Locksmith Salary in Washington $21.48 $44,670 # 12
Locksmith Salary in New York $21.25 $44,210 # 13
Locksmith Salary in Pennsylvania $20.81 $43,290 # 14
Locksmith Salary in Maine $20.78 $43,230 # 15
Locksmith Salary in Nevada $20.68 $43,020 # 16
Locksmith Salary in Vermont $20.60 $42,850 # 17
Locksmith Salary in Michigan $20.49 $42,620 # 18
Locksmith Salary in Arizona $20.46 $42,550 # 19
Locksmith Salary in Rhode Island $20.36 $42,340 # 20
Locksmith Salary in Iowa $19.92 $41,430 # 21
Locksmith Salary in Virginia $19.73 $41,040 # 22
Locksmith Salary in Illinois $19.59 $40,750 # 23
Locksmith Salary in Wisconsin $18.81 $39,120 # 24
Locksmith Salary in Louisiana $18.41 $38,290 # 25
Locksmith Salary in Indiana $18.26 $37,980 # 26
Locksmith Salary in Ohio $18.24 $37,950 # 27
Locksmith Salary in New Mexico $18.19 $37,840 # 28
Locksmith Salary in Kansas $18.16 $37,770 # 29
Locksmith Salary in Utah $17.99 $37,430 # 30
Locksmith Salary in Colorado $17.92 $37,270 # 31
Locksmith Salary in Florida $17.91 $37,250 # 32
Locksmith Salary in Georgia $17.82 $37,060 # 33
Locksmith Salary in West Virginia $17.64 $36,690 # 34
Locksmith Salary in Delaware $17.55 $36,500 # 35
Locksmith Salary in Oklahoma $17.39 $36,160 # 36
Locksmith Salary in Texas $17.15 $35,670 # 37
Locksmith Salary in South Dakota $16.83 $35,010 # 38
Locksmith Salary in North Carolina $16.39 $34,080 # 39
Locksmith Salary in Kentucky $15.96 $33,200 # 40
Locksmith Salary in Montana $15.94 $33,150 # 41
Locksmith Salary in Oregon $15.90 $33,070 # 42
Locksmith Salary in Tennessee $15.78 $32,830 # 43
Locksmith Salary in Nebraska $15.76 $32,790 # 44
Locksmith Salary in North Dakota $14.90 $31,000 # 45
Locksmith Salary in Arkansas $14.54 $30,250 # 46
Locksmith Salary in South Carolina $14.46 $30,070 # 47
Locksmith Salary in Idaho $14.16 $29,450 # 48
Locksmith Salary in Alabama $14.01 $29,130 # 49
Locksmith Salary in Mississippi $11.95 $24,860 # 50
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics