Las Vegas, NV Scrap Metal Prices

Las Vegas is the largest city in Nevada, with a population of over 640,000 residents –as of 2020 Census. It lies on the southern parts of the state, and serves as the capital of Nevada, and the county seat of Clark County. Cities close to it are Henderson to the south, and North Las Vegas.

As the 26th largest city in the United States, Las Vegas is a popular  resort and entertainment city, known for its luxurious casinos, shopping malls, restaurants, nightlife, and gaming places. Notable places in Las Vegas are The Strip, Red Rock Canyon National Conservation, The Mirage, and Bellagio Hotel & Casino.

Other than being an entertainment hub, Las Vegas is also a business center that attracts different business conventions and events. The city’s economy is strong and diversified and you can start any type of business, including selling scrap metal – thanks to an active blue-collar sector.

The scrap metal market is vibrant, even though Nevada scrap metal laws here are more strict than in most US states. Most scrap yards in the city provide good services, and you should expect to get a good offer for your metals during the sale. You can also expect to sell scrap gold, or any other valuables at good prices since there's a lot of gambling that goes on here, on a daily basis.

Best Scrap Yards in Las Vegas

We reviewed multiple scrap yards in Las Vegas to see the best places to take your materials. Some of the best places you should consider are the following.

SA Recycling is a chain dealer that has four facilities here. One of them is on the central parts of the city on 1701 Western Avenue. The other three are on the north eastern side of Las Vegas, one on 3870 Losee Road, the other on 5850 North Nellis Boulevard, and the other on 2780 North Nellis Boulevard.

Other scrap metal dealers on the on the central parts of the city are Champion Recycling on 3000 Meade Avenue, Las Vegas Recycling on 2915 Sunrise Avenue, and Cash for Junk Cars on NV 89102. We also recommend Nevada State Recycle on 1816 South Industrial Road.

Good places to trade your scrap gold and silver for money would be Sahara Gold and Silver Buyers on 1300 East Sahara Avenue, Gold Buyers At Zaragoza Jewelers on 3680 South Maryland Parkway #144, Rancho Gold & Jewelry on 4590 North Rancho Drive #1, and Waikiki Gold and Silver on 808 South Las Vegas Boulevard.

You may also want to check out our best tips about scrap yards before you head over to a scrap yard!

Scrap Metal Prices per Pound in Las Vegas

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum$1.13
Aluminum Alloy$0.89
Copper$3.89
Brass$3.05
Lead$1.03
Nickel$12.32
Tin$10.78
Zinc$1.41
Steel Scrap$0.17
Steel Rebar$0.31

Last Updated On 2022-11-28

Scrap Aluminum Prices per Pound in Las Vegas

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum 1100$0.78
Aluminum 3003$0.78
Aluminum 356 Wheels (clean)$0.78
Aluminum 356 Wheels (dirty)$0.55
Aluminum 5052 Scrap$1.05
Aluminum 6061 Extrusions$0.69
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions$0.92
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions/Fe$0.67
Aluminum/Cu Radiators$1.83
Aluminum/Cu/Fe Radiators$1.70
Aluminum Radiators$0.44
Aluminum/Fe Radiators$0.33
Transformers$0.19
Breakage 50% Recovery$0.25
Chrome Wheels$0.74
E.C. Wire$1.21
Litho Sheets$0.78
Mixed Turnings $0.45
MLC Clips$0.77
Aluminum Old Cast$0.75
Aluminum Old Sheet$0.74
Painted Siding$0.72
UBC$0.77
Zorba 90% NF$0.74
Aluminum Cans (clean)$0.57
Aluminum Cans (dirty)$0.28

Scrap Brass Prices per Pound in Las Vegas

MetalPrice Per Pound
Red Brass$2.07
Yellow Brass$1.95
Brass Rod$1.90
Brass Hair Wire$2.04
Brass Pipe$1.86
Brass Radiators$1.58
Brass Shells$1.76
Brass Turnings$1.79
Bronze$2.14
Bronze Turnings$1.11
Dirty Brass$0.93
Dirty Brass Radiators$0.93
Plumbers Brass$1.86
Semi-Red Brass$1.89

Scrap Copper Prices per Pound in Las Vegas

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire$3.41
#1 Copper Tubing$3.18
#1 Flashing Copper$3.18
#2 Copper Tubing$3.00
#2/3 Mix Copper$2.91
#3 Copper with Tar$2.73
#3 Roofing Copper$2.82
Dirty Roofing Copper$2.64
Electric Motors - Copper$2.36
Enameled Copper$2.68
Insulated Copper Wire$2.73
Lead Coated Copper$2.30
Silver Plated Copper$2.91
Tin Coated Copper$2.54
Tin Insulated Copper Wire$2.54

Scrap Lead Prices per Pound in Las Vegas

MetalPrice Per Pound
Lead Batteries$0.21
Lead Shot$0.49
Lead Wheel Weights$0.31
Solid Lead$0.65
Soft Lead$0.67

Scrap Zinc Prices per Pound in Las Vegas

MetalPrice Per Pound
New Zinc Die Cast$0.87
Old Zinc Die Cast$0.75

Scrap Gold Prices in Las Vegas

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
9ct Gold$21.80$678.08
14ct Gold$34.01$1,057.79
18ct Gold$43.60$1,356.12
22ct Gold$53.25$1,656.29
24ct Gold$58.13$1,808.00

Today's scrap gold price represents the best prices you can get for the different purities of gold. Gold prices can fluctuate a lot and are often negiotable. Do not take the first offer!

Scrap Prices for other Precious Metals in Las Vegas

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
Palladium$45.24$1,407.18
Platinum$24.44$760.25
Silver$0.60$18.68

The current prices for scrap silver, palladium and platinum are updated daily. These precious metal scrap prices also fluctuate a lot, but are not as commonly traded as gold. It may a little more work finding a good buyer.

Scrap Prices for Steel per Pound in Las Vegas

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bundle$0.09
#1 Busheling$0.10
#1 HMS$0.07
HMS 80/20$0.06
Sheet Metal$0.05
Shredded Auto Scrap$0.07
Structural Steel$0.07

Scrap Prices for Stainless Steel per Pound in Las Vegas

MetalPrice Per Pound
201 SS$0.28
301 SS$0.42
304 SS Solid$0.59
304 SS Turning$0.51
309 SS$0.77
310 SS$1.17
316 SS Solid$0.77
330 SS$1.91

Today's scrap price for stainless steel is based on the best prices on the market. Stainless steel is very much in demand currently due to it's use in construction and global shortages.

Scrap Prices for other Ferrous Metals per Pound in Las Vegas

MetalPrice Per Pound
Scrap #1 Prepared$0.07
Scrap #2 Prepared$0.08
Scrap #1 Unprepared$0.06
Scrap #2 Unprepared$0.06
Scrap Auto Slabs Whole$0.07
Scrap Cast Iron$0.10
Scrap Dishwashers$0.07
Scrap Dryers$0.07
Scrap Oversize Torch$0.09
Scrap Rebar$0.20
Scrap Washing Machines$0.07
Scrap Water Heaters$0.07

Scrap Electronics Prices per Pound in Las Vegas

ElectronicsPrice Per Pound
Scrap Back PanelsContact local scrap yard
Scrap Cellphones
Scrap Computer Wire
Scrap CPU Chips
Scrap CRT Monitors
Scrap Empty PC Servers
Scrap Graphics Cards
Scrap Hard DrivesContact local scrap yard
Scrap Hard Drive Boards
Scrap Laptops
Scrap LCD Monitors
Scrap Low Grade Boards
Scrap Mainframes
Scrap Memory
Scrap Mice
Scrap MotherboardsContact local scrap yard
Scrap Non-Green PC Boards
Scrap PC Boards
Scrap PC Tower
Scrap Power Supplies
Scrap Printers/Fax Machines
Scrap Servers
Scrap Speakers
Scrap Telecom EquipmentContact local scrap yard