What is the demand for gunsmith?

What is the demand for gunsmith?

What Is a Gunsmith?

Education Required High school diploma at minimum; formal gunsmith training programs available; gunsmithing programs at community colleges available
Projected Job Outlook (2020-2030) -2% for all metal and plastic machine workers*
Median Salary (2021) $41,044 for gunsmiths**

Is gunsmithing a viable career?

Gunsmiths in the U.S. can earn more than the national median pay, depending on where they live. For example, a New York gunsmith can win $85,000, while states such as Texas, Pennsylvania, and Montana offer annual salaries between $61,000 and $79,000.

Can gunsmithing be a hobby?

Men and women of all ages are often interested in gunsmithing as a hobby. With today’s technology, it can be fun and exciting to test your skills at hitting that bull’s eye.

Are gunsmiths in high demand?

Job Outlook The demand for qualified gunsmiths is projected to be steady in the coming years, according to DegreeDirectory.com. The Department of Labor states that maintenance and repair jobs, including gunsmith positions, are projected to gradually increase between 2008 and 2018.

Is there good money in gunsmithing?

And in between both figures, metal and plastic machine workers — which is what the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics classifies gunsmiths under — are reported to have earned a 2020 median pay of $38,270 annually, or $18.40 an hour.

Can anyone become a GLOCK armorer?

(To be eligible to take the Armorers Course you must be an active/retired law enforcement or military officer, private security, GLOCK Stocking Dealer/Range Program Employee or current GSSF member.)

How much do Glock armorers make?

$45,360 a year
How much does a Glock Armorer make? As of May 17, 2022, the average annual pay for a Glock Armorer in the United States is $45,360 a year. Just in case you need a simple salary calculator, that works out to be approximately $21.81 an hour. This is the equivalent of $872/week or $3,780/month.