How much does a Sheetmetal Mechanic I make in the United States? The average Sheetmetal Mechanic I salary in the United States is $37,634 as of October 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $32,957 and $48,514. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $32,957 10% $28,699 90% $58,419 75% $48,514 $37,634 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Sheetmetal Mechanic I

Sheetmetal Mechanic I 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. Follows blueprints, rough sketches or engineer drawings to shape metal accurately. Being a Sheetmetal Mechanic I uses hand and power tools to shape and smooth metal and to blend seams. May set up and operate soldering and welding equipment. Additionally, Sheetmetal Mechanic I may require a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Sheetmetal Mechanic I may require 0-1 year of general work experience. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.6%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.1%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.7%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-0.7%

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Skills associated with Sheetmetal Mechanic I: Precision Machining, Precision Measurement, Milling, Machining ...More

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