Becoming a Road Service Locksmith via Online Education?

At the very least, online education can help you lay a foundation and/or open up alternate career paths. Penn Foster Career School, one of the highest ranking online schools, is a US school (accredited) offering locksmith courses to train individuals to become top-notch locksmiths, certified master locksmiths, road service locksmiths, etc. Currently, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics there are 16,910 people employed as locksmiths and safe repairers alone in America, and their average annual salary is $37,550. Colleges and universities like Penn Foster Career School that provide online education are successfully launching workers into this field.

Road Service Locksmith Salary Information

Category: Locksmiths and safe repairers

Total # Employed in the US 16,910
Average Hourly Wage: $18.05/hr
Hourly Wage Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$9.82 $12.9 $17.2 $22.58 $27.81
Average Yearly Salary $37,550
Yearly Salary Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$20,430 $26,840 $35,780 $46,970 $57,840
Employment Demographics
% OF WORKERS WITH
< High School Diploma High School Diploma Some College Associate Degree Bachelor Degree Master Degree Doctoral Degree
10.5% 44.8% 27.7% 6.8% 8.7% 1.6% 0.0%
Locksmiths and safe repairers — WAGES BY STATE, SORTED BY SALARY
STATEAverage Hourly WageAverage Annual Salary
Florida $24.56/hr $51,090
Delaware $24.39/hr $50,730
North Dakota $22.07/hr $45,910
Missouri $21.1/hr $43,900
Kansas $20.92/hr $43,510
New York $20.77/hr $43,190
Colorado $20.26/hr $42,140
Mississippi $20.24/hr $42,090
Oklahoma $20.24/hr $42,090
District of Columbia $19.54/hr $40,640
Connecticut $19.16/hr $39,850
Utah $18.68/hr $38,850
Alaska $18.52/hr $38,530
Montana $18.2/hr $37,860
Virginia $18.15/hr $37,740
New Hampshire $18.15/hr $37,750
Kentucky $17.27/hr $35,930
Nevada $17.26/hr $35,900
New Mexico $17.22/hr $35,810
Arkansas $17.07/hr $35,510
South Carolina $16.71/hr $34,760
Guam $16.54/hr $34,400
Wisconsin $16.52/hr $34,360
Wyoming $16.4/hr $34,120
Hawaii $16.37/hr $34,060
Michigan $16.11/hr $33,520
New Jersey $16.08/hr $33,440
West Virginia $15.85/hr $32,970
Maryland $15.79/hr $32,850
Washington $15.62/hr $32,500
South Dakota $15.53/hr $32,310
Louisiana $15.4/hr $32,030
Maine $15.35/hr $31,930
Massachusetts $14.99/hr $31,180
Tennessee $14.95/hr $31,090
Oregon $14.61/hr $30,380
Ohio $14.43/hr $30,020
California $13.82/hr $28,750
Idaho $13.36/hr $27,800
Iowa $13.07/hr $27,180
Alabama $13.06/hr $27,150


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