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Sign Erector- Building Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$38,444 (USD)

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The average pay for a Sign Erector- Building is $38,444 a year and $18 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Sign Erector- Building is between $31,199 and $45,759. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Erects preassembled illuminated signs on buildings or other structures, according to sketches, drawings, or blueprints: measures location for sign and marks points where holes for expansion shields are to be drilled, using measuring tape and chalk.
  • Drills holes, using star drill.
  • Drives expansion shield into hole with hammer, and secures lag bolts in shield, using wrench.
  • Attaches hanging pole for sign to building front with lag bolts, and secures pole with guy wires attached from pole to lag bolts.
  • Secures cornice hook on roof, rigs block and tackle, and hoists sign into position, or operates hydraulic boom to position sign.
  • Secures sign to hanging pole with hooks.
  • Makes electrical connections to power source and tests sign for correct operation.
  • May prewire sign before installing.
  • May use welding equipment when installing sign.
  • May mount plastic signs with adhesives.
  • May fabricate signs according to specifications and be designated sign maker.
Sign Erector- Building Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Wind Turbine Service Technicians

Job family population: 4,390

Estimated population of Sign Erector- Building jobs: 108

Rate of error: 12.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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