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How Much do Pawn Shops Pay for Microwaves (2017)

How Much do Pawn Shops Pay for Microwaves? (January 2019)

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At PawnGuru, we are commonly asked “how much do pawn shops pay for microwaves,” and we’d like to answer this question for you with our data from all of 2016.

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If you haven’t heard of PawnGuru, let us introduce ourselves! We provide a free online space for pawn customers and sellers of used goods to list their items for sale. As soon as an item is listed, your nearby pawn shops will be alerted to your listing. Only the ones interested will contact you online to make a cash offer.

This means that you get to receive fast offers for your microwave—or other items—from only the pawn shops in your local area that are interested. After all, not all pawn shops will take microwaves. PawnGuru renders it unnecessary to do manual research on which pawn shops in your area take microwaves, as well as which ones will give you the best offer.

PawnGuru allows you to compare all local pawn shop offers on your item in one space, from the comfort of your home.

We will tell you more about how to use PawnGuru later on in this post, but first, we want to answer your original question, “how much do pawn shops pay for microwaves?”

Read on to learn how much pawn shops will give you for your used microwave oven.

How Much do Pawn Shops Pay for Microwaves: An Honest Answer

If you no longer have use for that old microwave in your kitchen or storage, you can get some cash for it. However, it is important to keep in mind that this powerful kitchen appliance is not actually worth very much when you sell it used. Kind of surprising, right?

The Least and Most Money you can get for Pawning a Microwave

The least and most amount of money we have seen microwaves selling to pawn shops for is displayed below.

  • Minimum Offer: $5
  • Maximum Offer: $75

Microwave Pawn Value by Brand

To find microwave pawn prices by brand, check out the chart below based on PawnGuru’s 2016 data. This will give you minimum, maximum and average microwave pawn values for the most popular microwave brands.

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BrandMin. Pawn ValueMax. Pawn ValueAvg. Pawn Value
Hamilton Beach$15$20$16

Please keep in mind that the microwave pawn value data above includes a wide array of microwave models for the indicated brand. This explains large variances in minimum and maximum microwave pawn value for a given brand.

How Much do Pawn Shops Pay for Broken Microwaves?

If you’re trying to pawn a broken microwave, you’re out of luck. Unless you’re willing to pay to repair the microwave before you bring it to a pawn shop, it’s unlikely a pawn shop will take a broken microwave. Even if you do repair it, the money you invest in the repair will likely exceed how much a pawn shop will pay you for it.

Pawn Shops that Take Microwaves Near Me

To find out exactly how much pawn shops pay for a microwave in your area—and for your specific model—list your microwave on PawnGuru and get fast offers online from pawn shops in your locale.

Here’s how to get started with PawnGuru:

  1. Create a free listing on PawnGuru
  2. Watch offers roll in from interested pawn shops in your area
  3. Find an offer you like
  4. Bring your microwave into the highest-bidding pawn shop
  5. Finalize the offer
  6. Walk out with cash in hand!

Now that we’ve answered your question,“how much do pawn shops pay for microwaves,” feel free to explore more of our resources below to help you pawn and sell effectively.

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How Much do Pawn Shops Pay for Microwaves? (January 2019)
Learn how much pawn shops pay for microwaves with this list of popular microwave brands. We display microwave pawn price by brand to save you hours of research. Visit PawnGuru!
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David Stiebel

David Stiebel is one of the cofounders of PawnGuru. David was educated at MIT, where he studied Math. He subsequently worked at Bain as a data scientist before starting PawnGuru in 2015. He started PawnGuru to build a better tool for pawn shops and consumers to connect.

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