Average Base Pay
26.36% above national average
Additional Cash Compensation
A person in an entry-level Locksmiths and Safe Repairers role with under one year of job experience can expect to make an average annual salary of $19,600. A Locksmiths and Safe Repairers candidate with 1-4 years of experience makes an average total salary of $37,250. A person in a mid-career Locksmiths and Safe Repairers role with 5-9 years of experience makes an average salary of $54,840 a year. Locksmiths and Safe Repairers with 10 or more years of experience make an average of $65,810. In their late career (over 20 years of experience), a person in a Locksmiths and Safe Repairers role’s annual salary averages $78,800 per year.
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While certifications are not required for every Locksmiths and Safe Repairers position, they can certainly increase your salary and lead to an easier recruitment process when applying to enterprises that favor candidates with additional certifications.
The current Bureau of Labor Statistics states the salary is $54,840 higher than the national average for Locksmiths and Safe Repairers positions.
Yes, there is strong potential for promotion — either with an additional educational degree or with continued years of experience. There are a multitude of other positions Locksmiths and Safe Repairers roles that can advance both internally and with another company.