What Is the Average Price of Sheet Metal?

As of 2015, sheet metal costs anywhere from about $4 per small piece of aluminum sheet metal to about $40 for a large sheet of copper, aluminum, bronze or steel, with most pieces costing around $30.

The price of sheet metal depends on many factors, including the kind of metal, the metal's thickness and the size of the sheet. Sheet metal is usually less than 1/4 inch thick, and sheets range in size from 6 by 9 inch to 36 by 36 inches to 24 by 48 inches. Most sheet metal is aluminum or steel, but it can also be tin, nickel, titanium, brass and copper.