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How much does a Sheet Metal Worker make in Illinois?

Average Sheet Metal Worker Hourly Wage in Illinois

Sheet Metal Workers earn a median hourly wage of $37.18. Hourly wages typically start from $16.83 and go up to $47.38.

Average Sheet Metal Worker Yearly Salary in Illinois

Sheet Metal Workers earn a median salary of $77,340 per year. Salaries typically start from $35,020 and go up to $98,550.

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Sheet Metal Worker Earnings by Seniority

Top End Sheet Metal Worker Earnings

The highest earning Sheet Metal Workers in Illinois earn:

$47.38
an hour
$98,550
per year
Senior Sheet Metal Worker Earnings

Senior Sheet Metal Workers in Illinois earn:

$43.81
an hour
$91,120
per year
Experienced Sheet Metal Worker Earnings

Experienced Sheet Metal Workers in Illinois earn:

$37.18
an hour
$77,340
per year
Junior Sheet Metal Worker Earnings

Junior Sheet Metal Workers in Illinois earn:

$26.38
an hour
$54,860
per year
Starting Sheet Metal Worker Earnings

Starting Sheet Metal Workers in Illinois earn:

$16.83
an hour
$35,020
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Sheet Metal Worker salary comparison

Sheet Metal Workers earn more than 90% percent of Trades careers in Illinois. Sheet Metal Worker salaries are in the bottom 56% of all careers in Illinois.

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Historical salary for Sheet Metal Workers in Illinois

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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