Omaha, NE Scrap Metal Prices

Omaha is the largest city in Nebraska, with a population close to 500k residents. It lies on the eastern border of the state and Iowa, and is very close to Des Moines, Iowa. The city also lies a few miles on the north east of Lincoln.

Known as the ‘Gateway to the West,’ Omaha is  known for its breweries. It’s also a good place to live, as it’s a top destination for young professionals, retirees, and families. The city also has several cultural restaurants, cools shops, and museums.

Omaha has a strong economy, and acts as an industrial and transportation hub. Construction and trade are major sectors; hence, it’s a good place to sell scrap metal.

People make good money on the side selling these materials since most metals sell at a good price. Omaha also has many scrap yards, located on different parts of the city. Most of the ones we found are reputable for their services and prices.

Best Scrap Yards in Omaha

If you are looking for a good scrap yard in Omaha, it’s always good to ask for recommendations. Some of our favorite locations are the following.

Those in North Omaha, and close to Benson, should try Scrap Central on 2728 North 85th Street. People love this facility, especially because it’s clean, and the services are exceptional.

Sellers around East Omaha should try Alter Metal Recycling on 2828 North 11th Street, Downtown Recycling on 1404 Grace Street, Cooter Enterprises on 902 Grace Street, or U-Pull-it on 1405 Grace Street if you want to sell used auto parts.

Those around South Omaha should try United Auto Recyclers on 5702 South 60th Street, A-1 Auto Parts on 2501 Polk Street, U Pull-It on 5600 South 60th Street, and U Wrench It on 6010 ½ South 60th Street.

Good cash for gold places we recommend are E-Z Money Pawn Shop on 4860 South 137th Street, Sol’s Jewelry & Loan, and Millard Jewelry & Coin on 4860 South 137th Street.

Some of the above scrap yards may offer free scrap metal pick up at your place. And you may also want to check out our best tips about scrap yards before you choose a scrap yard!

Scrap Metal Prices per Pound in Omaha

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum Alloy$0.83
Steel Scrap$0.16
Steel Rebar$0.26

Last Updated On 2023-06-04

Scrap Aluminum Prices per Pound in Omaha

MetalPrice Per Pound
Aluminum 1100$0.66
Aluminum 3003$0.66
Aluminum 356 Wheels (clean)$0.66
Aluminum 356 Wheels (dirty)$0.47
Aluminum 5052 Scrap$0.89
Aluminum 6061 Extrusions$0.59
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions$0.78
Aluminum 6063 Extrusions/Fe$0.57
Aluminum/Cu Radiators$1.56
Aluminum/Cu/Fe Radiators$1.44
Aluminum Radiators$0.38
Aluminum/Fe Radiators$0.28
Breakage 50% Recovery$0.21
Chrome Wheels$0.63
E.C. Wire$1.03
Litho Sheets$0.66
Mixed Turnings $0.38
MLC Clips$0.65
Aluminum Old Cast$0.63
Aluminum Old Sheet$0.63
Painted Siding$0.62
Zorba 90% NF$0.63
Aluminum Cans (clean)$0.48
Aluminum Cans (dirty)$0.24

Scrap Brass Prices per Pound in Omaha

MetalPrice Per Pound
Red Brass$1.82
Yellow Brass$1.71
Brass Rod$1.67
Brass Hair Wire$1.79
Brass Pipe$1.63
Brass Radiators$1.38
Brass Shells$1.54
Brass Turnings$1.57
Bronze Turnings$0.98
Dirty Brass$0.81
Dirty Brass Radiators$0.81
Plumbers Brass$1.63
Semi-Red Brass$1.65

Scrap Copper Prices per Pound in Omaha

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bare Bright Copper Wire$3.11
#1 Copper Tubing$2.90
#1 Flashing Copper$2.90
#2 Copper Tubing$2.73
#2/3 Mix Copper$2.65
#3 Copper with Tar$2.48
#3 Roofing Copper$2.57
Dirty Roofing Copper$2.40
Electric Motors - Copper$2.15
Enameled Copper$2.44
Insulated Copper Wire$2.48
Lead Coated Copper$2.09
Silver Plated Copper$2.65
Tin Coated Copper$2.32
Tin Insulated Copper Wire$2.32

Scrap Lead Prices per Pound in Omaha

MetalPrice Per Pound
Lead Batteries$0.18
Lead Shot$0.40
Lead Wheel Weights$0.26
Solid Lead$0.54
Soft Lead$0.56

Scrap Zinc Prices per Pound in Omaha

MetalPrice Per Pound
New Zinc Die Cast$0.61
Old Zinc Die Cast$0.52

Scrap Gold Prices in Omaha

MetalPrice per GramPrice per Troy Ounce
9ct Gold$21.53$669.73
14ct Gold$33.59$1,044.75
18ct Gold$43.06$1,339.45
22ct Gold$52.60$1,635.90
24ct Gold$57.41$1,785.73

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 Omaha

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 Omaha

MetalPrice Per Pound
#1 Bundle$0.09
#1 Busheling$0.09
#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 Omaha

MetalPrice Per Pound
201 SS$0.27
301 SS$0.41
304 SS Solid$0.58
304 SS Turning$0.50
309 SS$0.76
310 SS$1.15
316 SS Solid$0.76
330 SS$1.87

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 Omaha

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$0.06
Scrap Cast Iron$0.10
Scrap Dishwashers$0.06
Scrap Dryers$0.06
Scrap Oversize Torch$0.09
Scrap Rebar$0.19
Scrap Washing Machines$0.06
Scrap Water Heaters$0.06

Scrap Electronics Prices per Pound in Omaha

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