Guide to Gunsmithing Schools

A gunsmith can take any type of firearm and repair or modify it to meet a customer’s specifications. They can work to restore an antique gun, or for a gun manufacturer or sporting goods store.

Average salary for a gunsmith ranges from $18,000 to $35,000 per year.

If you’re interested in becoming a gunsmith, it’s important to take metalworking, woodworking and other technical classes from an accredited trade school or college.

To find one that offers this program, use the search tool at the top of the page as your guide. Enter a zip code for an area-specific search.