Austin Scrap Metal Prices – Texas

All Scrap Metal Prices Updated as of January, 2021

Scrap Copper Prices in Texas, Austin

Metal
Price per Pound
Bare Bright Copper >99%
$2.49 – $2.75
Copper 1 96-98%
$2.39 – $2.65
Copper 2 94-96%
$2.58 – $2.85
Copper 3 88-90%
$2.28 – $2.52
Copper Radiators
$1.14 – $1.26
Copper Yokes
$0.36 – $0.4
Copper Transformers
$0.23 – $0.25
Metal
Price per Pound
Insulated Cable 1 (250-750MCM)
$2.1 – $2.32
Insulated Cable 2
$1.39 – $1.53
Insulated Wire 1 (Romex)
$1.16 – $1.28
Household Insulated Wire 2
$0.56 – $0.62
Computer Wire
$0.37 – $0.41
Christmas Lights
$0.18 – $0.19

Scrap Battery Prices in Texas, Austin

Metal
Price per Pound
PB Battery
$0.21 – $0.24

Scrap Catalytic Converter Prices in Texas, Austin

Metal
Price per Item
XL Foreign Cat
$404.62 – $447.21
Large Foreign Cat
$208.26 – $230.18
Medium Foreign Cat
$150.82 – $166.7
Small Foreign Cat
$114.46 – $126.51
Foreign Pre-Cat
$51.44 – $56.85
High Grade Domestic Cat
$164.88 – $182.23
Regular Domestic Cat
$84.97 – $93.91
Small Domestic Cat
$65.45 – $72.34
Pre-Domestic Cat
$44.81 – $49.53
Large GM Cat
$204.52 – $226.04
Small GM Cat
$119.05 – $131.59

Scrap Iron Prices in Texas, Austin

Metal
Price per Pound
Cast Iron
$0.09 – $0.1
Light Iron
$0.04 – $0.05

Scrap Lead Prices in Texas, Austin

Metal
Price per Pound
Lead
$0.54 – $0.59
Lead Wheel Weights
$0.08 – $0.09

Scrap Steel Prices in Texas, Austin

Metal
Price per Pound
316 Stainless Steel
$0.53 – $0.58
304 Stainless Steel
$0.37 – $0.41

Scrap Aluminium Prices in Texas, Austin

Metal
Price per Pound
Aluminium Wire Clean
$0.56 – $0.62
Aluminium Rims
$0.47 – $0.52
Aluminium Siding
$0.38 – $0.42
Cast Aluminium
$0.4 – $0.44
Sheet Aluminium
$0.36 – $0.4
Aluminium Turnings
$0.23 – $0.25
Dirty Aluminium (Irony)
$0.11 – $0.12
Aluminium Transformers
$0.05 – $0.05

Scrap Brass Prices in Texas, Austin

Metal
Price per Pound
Red Brass
$1.76 – $1.95
Yellow Brass
$1.49 – $1.65
Brass Radiators
$1.52 – $1.69
Dirty Brass Faucets
$0.5 – $0.55