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Old 05-27-2008, 10:58 PM   #1
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does anybody know what the average rate for a first year apprentice is?
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Old 05-27-2008, 11:13 PM   #2
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1 St Year Rate Is Usually About 30 To 35 %of The Journeyman's Rate
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Old 05-27-2008, 11:24 PM   #3
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does anybody know what the average rate for a first year apprentice is?

The rate varies according to the local contract. Here in 661 land I belive the starting pay is something like 10.45 and hr. with raises every 6 months.
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In Oregon, and going union, it's 40% of the local prevailing Journeyman wage. That translates to about 13.85$ here in PDX.
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All markets are different. In my local(332) starting rate is about $19.65.
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$19.65 for a first year apprentice?
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In 164, Essex,Bergan and Hudaon Counties (North Jersey) it's about $17 even.
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$19.65 for a first year apprentice?
Yes. Its about 40% of jw rate I believe.
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