How Much Do Fiberglass Laminators Make in 2021 (including Starting Salary)

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Annual Salary, Salary Range, and Highest Paying States and Industries

Fiberglass Laminators And Fabricators

Fiberglass Laminators And Fabricators laminate layers of fiberglass on molds to form boat decks and hulls, bodies for golf carts, automobiles, or other products.

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Table of contents
  1. Average salary
  2. Starting salary
  3. Salary rank
  4. Salary range
  5. Highest paying states
  6. Highest paying industries

Average salary

Annual salary
$38280 per year
Hourly wage
$18 per hour

Starting salary

Entry-level annual salary
$26,090 to $30,530 per year
Entry-level hourly wage
$13 to $15 per hour

Entry-level Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators with little to no experience can expect to make anywhere between $26,090 to $30,530 per year or $13 to $15 per hour. Similar to any other job, their salary will increase as they gain experience.

Salary rank

Salary rank

We wanted to make it easy for our readers to compare the salary of Fiberglass Laminators and Fabricators to all the other careers out there. So we created Salary Rank. We compared the salary of all careers then we gave them a rank of A, B, C, or D depending on where their average salary sit in comparison to other careers.

Salary range

Level Hourly Annual
Highest (Top 10%) $25 $52,010
Senior (Top 25%) $22 $44,890
Middle (Mid 50%) $18 $36,950
Junior (Bottom 25%) $15 $30,530
No experience (Bottom 10%) $13 $26,090

Highest paying states

State Hourly Annual
CO $24 $49,540
PA $24 $49,320
WA $23 $47,840
MA $23 $47,750
IA $21 $44,190
RI $20 $41,270
ID $20 $40,910
CA $19 $40,390
ME $19 $40,320
IN $19 $39,040

Another simple way to increase your salary as a Fiberglass Laminator and Fabricator is to move to a higher paying state. However moving to a higher paying state like CO doesn’t guarantee that you will make more because the expenses at CO might be much higher than where you are currently living at right now.

According to BLS, the highest paid Fiberglass Laminators are in the states of CO, PA, WA, MA and IA.

Highest paying industries

Salary by industry Annual Hourly
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing $53260 $25.61
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors $45920 $22.08
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing $43910 $21.11
Personal and Household Goods Repair and Maintenance $41640 $20.02
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing $40970 $19.70
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing $39980 $19.22
Other Motor Vehicle Dealers $38840 $18.68
Motor Vehicle Body and Trailer Manufacturing $38700 $18.61
Machine Shops; Turned Product; and Screw, Nut, and Bolt Manufacturing $38040 $18.29
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing $37790 $18.17
Ship and Boat Building $37620 $18.08
Other Transportation Equipment Manufacturing $37440 $18.00
Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing $36910 $17.75
Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment Repair and Maintenance $36380 $17.49
Plastics Product Manufacturing $35090 $16.87
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing $35030 $16.84
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing $34730 $16.70
Veneer, Plywood, and Engineered Wood Product Manufacturing $34190 $16.44
Employment Services $32430 $15.59
Machinery Manufacturing $31960 $15.37
Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing $ $*

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