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Auto Body Repairer Fiberglass Salary
in Abbeville, Louisiana

$32,964 (USD)

Average Salary

$16/hr

Average Hourly

$844

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 16, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Auto Body Repairer Fiberglass is $32,964 a year and $16 an hour in Abbeville, Louisiana, United States. The average salary range for an Auto Body Repairer Fiberglass is between $24,984 and $39,572. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Abbeville, Louisiana.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Repairs damaged fiberglass automobile bodies, using pneumatic tools and knowledge of fiberglass repair techniques: cuts away damaged fiberglass, using air grinder.
  • Smooths edges of painted surface, using sandpaper or air-powered sander.
  • Masks surrounding undamaged surface, using masking tape.
  • Cuts plastic separating film, using shears, and tapes film to outside repair area.
  • Mixes polyester resin and hardener according to specifications and applies mixture to repair area, using brush.
  • Soaks matting in resin mixture and layers matting over repair area to specified thickness.
  • Peels separating film from repair area and washes repair surface with water.
  • Occasionally secures new panel to repair area, using c-clamp.
  • Applies and spreads body filler manually to re-establish surface.
  • Manually files away excess filler to match original contour.
  • Smooths filler, using air sander.
  • Cleans repair area with air gun.
Auto Body Repairer Fiberglass Job Prevalence in Abbeville, Louisiana, United States

Job family: Automotive Body and Related Repairers

Job family population: 144,320

Estimated population of Auto Body Repairer Fiberglass jobs: 22,896

Rate of error: 1.4%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$38,215
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Abbeville, Louisiana

Abbeville Cost of Living Score:

Description: Abbeville is a city in and the parish seat of Vermilion Parish, Louisiana, United States, 150 miles (240 km) west of New Orleans and 60 miles (97 km) southwest of Baton Rouge. The population was 12,257 at the 2010 census....

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