Sheet metal workers are most often employed by the Construction industry. The average yearly wage for Sheet metal workers was $49,553 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Sheet metal workers by wage are Social workers, all other, Structural metal fabricators & fitters, and Firstline supervisors of landscaping, lawn service, & groundskeeping workers.
Sheet metal workers are part of the Construction & Extraction Occupations, along with Firstline supervisors of construction trades & extraction workers, Boilermakers, Carpenters, Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers, Cement masons, concrete finishers, & terrazzo workers, and 28 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Sheet metal workers are Wichita (Northwest) & Newton Cities PUMA, KS, Chisago, Isanti, Pine, Mille Lacs & Kanabec Counties PUMA, MN, and Franklin Park Borough & Allison Park PUMA, PA. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Sheet metal workers are Wichita (Northwest) & Newton Cities PUMA, KS, Chisago, Isanti, Pine, Mille Lacs & Kanabec Counties PUMA, MN, and Barron, Polk, Clark & Chippewa (North) Counties PUMA, WI.