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Structural Steel Equipment Erector Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$50,151 (USD)

Average Salary

$24/hr

Average Hourly

$1,424

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Structural Steel Equipment Erector is $50,151 a year and $24 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Structural Steel Equipment Erector is between $37,244 and $60,866. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Performs any combination of following duties to raise, place, and unite girders, columns, and other structural-steel members to form completed structures or structure frameworks, working as member of crew: sets up hoisting equipment for raising and placing structural-steel members.
  • Fastens steel members to cable of hoist, using chain, cable, or rope.
  • Signals worker operating hoisting equipment to lift and place steel member.
  • Guides member, using tab line (rope) or rides on member in order to guide it into position.
  • Pulls, pushes, or pries steel members into approximate position while member is supported by hoisting device.
  • Forces members into final position, using turnbuckles, crowbars, jacks, and handtools.
  • Aligns rivet holes in member with corresponding holes in previously placed member by driving drift pins or handle of wrench through holes.
  • Verifies vertical and horizontal alignment of members, using plumb bob and level.
  • Bolts aligned members to keep them in position until they can be permanently riveted, bolted, or welded in place.
  • Catches hot rivets tossed by rivet heater in bucket and inserts rivets in holes, using tongs.
  • Bucks (holds) rivets while riveter, pneumatic uses airhammer to form heads on rivets.
  • Cuts and welds steel members to make alterations, using oxyacetylene welding equipment.
  • May specialize in erecting or repairing specific types of structures and be designated bridge-maintenance worker; chimney builder, reinforced concrete; scaffold builder, metal; structural-steel-equipment.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
$58,139
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

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Structural Steel Equipment Erector Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Sr. Engineer - Structural
Oct 17
Groton, CT, USA
Electric Boat
... analyze equipment foundations, platform decks, modular structures, joinerwork, bulkheads, tank ... Experience with structural steel design, analysis techniques and mechanics of materials · ...
Mechanical Engineer Designer
Oct 25
Danbury, CT, USA
QuEST Global
... equipment, pipe and tube fabrication, structural (I-beams,C-channel). · Comfortable with multi ... steel and understanding machining also helpful. · Ability to size and specify vendor equipment ...
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