TENNESSEE OCCUPATIONAL WAGES
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Construction and Extraction Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage 25th pct Median wage 75th pct
CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION OCCUPATIONS 47-0000 14,990 35,970 22,550 42,680 25,980 33,470 44,360
    17.30 10.85 20.50 12.50 16.10 21.35
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 47-1011 1,060 53,450 37,930 61,210 40,925 50,190 63,005
    25.70 18.25 29.45 19.70 24.15 30.30
Brickmasons and Blockmasons 47-2021 140 38,280 29,975 42,430 33,155 37,025 44,290
    18.40 14.40 20.40 15.95 17.80 21.30
Carpenters 47-2031 1,230 33,660 23,640 38,670 27,485 32,415 39,175
    16.20 11.35 18.60 13.20 15.60 18.85
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 47-2051 380 29,840 21,215 34,155 24,755 30,705 35,655
    14.35 10.20 16.40 11.90 14.75 17.15
Construction Laborers 47-2061 3,150 24,295 16,670 28,105 17,980 22,870 29,085
    11.70 8.00 13.50 8.65 11.00 14.00
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 47-2071 190 36,205 26,060 41,280 28,425 33,755 40,720
    17.40 12.55 19.85 13.65 16.25 19.60
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 47-2073 660 37,620 27,095 42,880 29,570 35,040 44,220
    18.10 13.05 20.60 14.20 16.85 21.25
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers 47-2081 90 32,955 28,895 34,985 30,560 33,830 36,440
    15.85 13.90 16.80 14.70 16.25 17.50
Electricians 47-2111 2,180 43,300 30,075 49,915 33,265 44,225 52,100
    20.80 14.45 24.00 16.00 21.25 25.05
Glaziers 47-2121 230 39,105 27,300 45,010 30,325 35,655 40,430
    18.80 13.10 21.65 14.60 17.15 19.45
Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall 47-2131 30,885 23,265 34,695 30,870 33,510 36,145
    14.85 11.20 16.70 14.85 16.10 17.40
Painters, Construction and Maintenance 47-2141 640 37,225 28,425 41,630 30,865 35,315 41,590
    17.90 13.65 20.00 14.85 17.00 20.00
Pipelayers 47-2151 320 36,795 26,845 41,775 29,160 33,585 38,590
    17.70 12.90 20.10 14.00 16.15 18.55
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 47-2152 1,280 41,850 30,380 47,585 32,415 39,230 50,385
    20.10 14.60 22.90 15.60 18.85 24.20
Roofers 47-2181 440 31,080 21,930 35,655 23,900 30,205 36,370
    14.95 10.55 17.15 11.50 14.50 17.50
Sheet Metal Workers 47-2211 690 41,790 27,425 48,975 29,760 37,605 54,545
    20.10 13.20 23.55 14.30 18.10 26.20
Structural Iron and Steel Workers 47-2221 140 38,185 25,635 44,460 28,715 34,360 44,735
    18.35 12.30 21.40 13.80 16.50 21.50
Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters 47-3011 160 25,090 21,505 26,885 21,635 23,950 28,190
    12.05 10.35 12.95 10.40 11.50 13.55
Helpers--Electricians 47-3013 150 28,750 22,510 31,875 23,370 26,870 31,945
    13.80 10.80 15.30 11.25 12.90 15.35
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 47-3015 170 27,695 23,070 30,005 23,890 26,485 30,310
    13.30 11.10 14.45 11.50 12.75 14.55
Construction and Building Inspectors 47-4011 260 44,965 28,935 52,975 34,335 47,410 55,480
    21.60 13.90 25.45 16.50 22.80 26.65
Elevator Installers and Repairers 47-4021 150 41,605 21,690 51,560 23,465 41,250 56,085
    20.00 10.45 24.80 11.30 19.85 26.95
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers 47-4041 90 26,800 22,685 28,855 23,530 26,675 29,890
    12.90 10.90 13.85 11.30 12.85 14.35
Highway Maintenance Workers 47-4051 180 25,955 18,865 29,500 19,695 25,375 29,415
    12.50 9.05 14.20 9.45 12.20 14.15
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Entry and Experienced wages represent the mean of the lower third and the mean of the upper two-thirds of the wage distribution respectively. The OES survey does not collect information for entry or experienced workers. Tennessee Depatment of Labor & Workforce Development, Employment Security Division, Labor Market Information. Publish date June 2011.