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Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters

Job Information

Fabricate, position, align, and fit parts of structural metal products.


  • Most assemblers work on teams, making good communication skills and the ability to get along with others important.
  • A high school diploma is sufficient for most jobs, but experience and extra training is needed for more advanced assembly work.
  • Employment is projected to experience little or no change between 2008 and 2018.
  • Job opportunities are expected to be good in the manufacturing sector, particularly in growing, high-technology industries.


Personality I'm hands on
Salary $35,170/yr ($17.59/hr)
Job Outlook Average
Education High School diploma