Average field service hourly rates vary by location and type of work for countless reasons, which creates a headache when setting hourly pay rates. An hour of audio- visual work may have an average pay of $100 in New York City. However, that same job could have an average pay of $50 in Minneapolis. It is important to balance fair pay rates with your budget and preferred quality-outcomes. Many service companies are surprised to find how much labor rates vary by metro area based on population density, cost of living, the availability of skilled labor, and other compounding factors.
So, how can you accurately price work for any location or skillset? Field Nation is here to help. With more than ten years of data regarding pay for different work types and locations, Field Nation can provide you with an accurate average wage for any project, anywhere in the U.S. and Canada. Specifically, Field Nation has average rates by location and work type, our data includes the low-end rate, average rate, and high-end rate based on historical data.