Tyler, TX Scrap Metal Prices

Tyler is a city in Smith County, known to be the Rose Capital of the World. It is the largest city in its county, and the 37th most populous city (population of 105,000 residents) in Texas. Cities close to it include Dallas, Waco, and Austin.

One of the things that attracts millions of visitors to Tyler is the Texas Rose Festival, held on October, annually. If you are a nature lover, you can visit the Tyler Municipal Rose Garden & Museum, which is the largest Rose showcase in the U.S.

The city, named after John Tyler – America’s 10th president, has a diverse economic base. Manufacturing, mining, technology, and construction are major sectors here, which creates a need for constant supply of scrap metal.

One of the businesses you can start here is selling these metals. The scrap metal laws in the state are favorable to sellers and these metals sell at very good prices.

Best Scrap Yards in Tyler

The city doesn’t have many scrap yards. However, the few available are reputable and offer good prices. As you plan to go, ensure that you call the facility to know whether they take the types of scrap metals you have to avoid going back with them.

Here are a few places we can recommend.

If you are in the northern side of Tyler, the most recommended place here is Tyler Iron & Metal on 1630 West North West Loop. You can also go to Bloch Metals on 2928 Industrial Avenue. If you want to sell a junk vehicle, we recommend RCS Auto Recyclers on 10809 US-271 and Locos Gringos Pick N Pull n 10310 County Road 383.

Scrap metal dealers on the western side of the city West Tyler Scrap & Auto Core on 4136 Chandler Highway, Auto Parts Warehouse: Auto Salvage Yard on 10087 County Road 1125, and K & L Recycling on 4134 Chandler Highway.

Good places on the eastern side are Tyler Recycling Collection on 414 North Bois D’Arc Avenue and Roy’s Metal Recycling on 906 East Locust Street.

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 Tyler

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum Alloy$0.77
Steel Scrap$0.14
Steel Rebar$0.26

Last Updated On 2022-11-28

Scrap Aluminum Prices per Pound in Tyler

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum 1100$0.68
Aluminum 3003$0.68
Aluminum 356 Wheels (clean)$0.68
Aluminum 356 Wheels (dirty)$0.48
Aluminum 5052 Scrap$0.91
Aluminum 6061 Extrusions$0.60
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions$0.79
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions/Fe$0.58
Aluminum/Cu Radiators$1.59
Aluminum/Cu/Fe Radiators$1.47
Aluminum Radiators$0.38
Aluminum/Fe Radiators$0.28
Breakage 50% Recovery$0.22
Chrome Wheels$0.64
E.C. Wire$1.05
Litho Sheets$0.68
Mixed Turnings $0.39
MLC Clips$0.67
Aluminum Old Cast$0.65
Aluminum Old Sheet$0.64
Painted Siding$0.63
Zorba 90% NF$0.64
Aluminum Cans (clean)$0.49
Aluminum Cans (dirty)$0.24

Scrap Brass Prices per Pound in Tyler

MetalPrice Per Pound
Red Brass$1.79
Yellow Brass$1.69
Brass Rod$1.65
Brass Hair Wire$1.77
Brass Pipe$1.61
Brass Radiators$1.37
Brass Shells$1.52
Brass Turnings$1.55
Bronze Turnings$0.96
Dirty Brass$0.80
Dirty Brass Radiators$0.80
Plumbers Brass$1.61
Semi-Red Brass$1.63

Scrap Copper Prices per Pound in Tyler

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire$2.95
#1 Copper Tubing$2.75
#1 Flashing Copper$2.75
#2 Copper Tubing$2.59
#2/3 Mix Copper$2.52
#3 Copper with Tar$2.36
#3 Roofing Copper$2.44
Dirty Roofing Copper$2.28
Electric Motors - Copper$2.04
Enameled Copper$2.32
Insulated Copper Wire$2.36
Lead Coated Copper$1.99
Silver Plated Copper$2.52
Tin Coated Copper$2.20
Tin Insulated Copper Wire$2.20

Scrap Lead Prices per Pound in Tyler

MetalPrice Per Pound
Lead Batteries$0.18
Lead Shot$0.42
Lead Wheel Weights$0.27
Solid Lead$0.56
Soft Lead$0.58

Scrap Zinc Prices per Pound in Tyler

MetalPrice Per Pound
New Zinc Die Cast$0.76
Old Zinc Die Cast$0.65

Scrap Gold Prices in Tyler

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
9ct Gold$18.86$586.69
14ct Gold$29.43$915.22
18ct Gold$37.72$1,173.35
22ct Gold$46.07$1,433.07
24ct Gold$50.29$1,564.33

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 Tyler

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce

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 Tyler

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bundle$0.08
#1 Busheling$0.08
#1 HMS$0.06
HMS 80/20$0.05
Sheet Metal$0.05
Shredded Auto Scrap$0.06
Structural Steel$0.06

Scrap Prices for Stainless Steel per Pound in Tyler

MetalPrice Per Pound
201 SS$0.24
301 SS$0.36
304 SS Solid$0.51
304 SS Turning$0.44
309 SS$0.67
310 SS$1.01
316 SS Solid$0.67
330 SS$1.66

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 Tyler

MetalPrice Per Pound
Scrap #1 Prepared$0.06
Scrap #2 Prepared$0.07
Scrap #1 Unprepared$0.05
Scrap #2 Unprepared$0.05
Scrap Auto Slabs Whole$0.06
Scrap Cast Iron$0.08
Scrap Dishwashers$0.06
Scrap Dryers$0.06
Scrap Oversize Torch$0.08
Scrap Rebar$0.17
Scrap Washing Machines$0.06
Scrap Water Heaters$0.06

Scrap Electronics Prices per Pound in Tyler

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