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$33,711

Average Base Salary

$16/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$769

Average Bonus
The average apprentice sheet metal worker salary in District of Columbia, United States is $33,711 or an equivalent hourly rate of $16. This is 10% higher (+$3,176) than the average apprentice sheet metal worker salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $769. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
Salary by Experience

$26,874

Entry Level Salary

$43,054

Senior Level Salary
An entry level apprentice sheet metal worker (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $26,874. On the other end, a senior level apprentice sheet metal worker (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $43,054.

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Job Description
Fabricate, assemble, install, and repair sheet metal products and equipment, such as ducts, control boxes, drainpipes, and furnace casings. Work may involve any of the following: setting up and operating fabricating machines to cut, bend, and straighten sheet metal; shaping metal over anvils, blocks, or forms using hammer; operating soldering and welding equipment to join sheet metal parts; or inspecting, assembling, and smoothing seams and joints of burred surfaces. Includes sheet metal duct installers who install prefabricated sheet metal ducts used for heating, air conditioning, or other purposes.

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