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Sheet Metal Workers

Make or install products that are made from thin metal sheets.

Quick Facts


Above the statewide median
$28.56 / hour    Read more about wages


Growth rate:  3.6%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Review blueprints or specifications to determine work requirements.
  • Assemble products or production equipment.
  • Fabricate parts or components.
  • Install building fixtures.
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Job Title Examples:

HVAC Sheet Metal Installer (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning)
Journeyman Sheetmetal Worker
Sheet Metal Mechanic

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