How much does a Sheetmetal Mechanic I make in the United States? The average Sheetmetal Mechanic I salary in the United States is $39,884 as of September 25, 2023, but the range typically falls between $35,049 and $47,898. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Sheetmetal Mechanic I Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Sheetmetal Mechanic I Salary $30,647 US September 25, 2023
25th Percentile Sheetmetal Mechanic I Salary $35,049 US September 25, 2023
50th Percentile Sheetmetal Mechanic I Salary $39,884 US September 25, 2023
75th Percentile Sheetmetal Mechanic I Salary $47,898 US September 25, 2023
90th Percentile Sheetmetal Mechanic I Salary $55,195 US September 25, 2023
25% $35,049 10% $30,647 90% $55,195 75% $47,898 $39,884 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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Job Description for Sheetmetal Mechanic I

Sheetmetal Mechanic I sets up and operates machines such as drill presses, punch presses, saws, 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, cut, and smooth metal and to blend seams. May set up and operate soldering and welding equipment. Additionally, Sheetmetal Mechanic I typically requires a high school diploma. Typically requires a Sheetmetal Apprenticeship. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Sheetmetal Mechanic I works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2023 View full job description

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