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 4,250 32,470 21,420 38,000 23,715 29,340 37,325
    15.60 10.30 18.25 11.40 14.10 17.95
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 47-1011 390 48,490 30,995 57,235 33,795 44,940 61,135
    23.30 14.90 27.50 16.25 21.60 29.40
Boilermakers 47-2011 30 24,580 17,165 28,290 18,665 22,630 31,690
    11.80 8.25 13.60 8.95 10.90 15.25
Carpenters 47-2031 360 28,740 22,090 32,065 23,360 27,705 32,955
    13.80 10.60 15.40 11.25 13.30 15.85
Tile and Marble Setters 47-2044 30,430 28,960 31,165 28,285 30,595 32,590
    14.65 13.90 15.00 13.60 14.70 15.65
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 47-2051 140 34,905 27,950 38,385 30,160 34,375 39,100
    16.80 13.45 18.45 14.50 16.55 18.80
Construction Laborers 47-2061 900 26,250 19,610 29,570 21,750 26,055 29,850
    12.60 9.45 14.20 10.45 12.55 14.35
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 47-2071 27,575 22,895 29,910 23,845 28,345 31,100
    13.25 11.00 14.40 11.45 13.65 14.95
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 47-2073 370 33,655 22,890 39,040 25,570 31,390 40,950
    16.20 11.00 18.75 12.30 15.10 19.70
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers 47-2081 29,760 22,095 33,590 24,100 31,435 35,410
    14.30 10.60 16.15 11.60 15.10 17.05
Electricians 47-2111 340 50,720 33,590 59,285 39,065 51,485 64,920
    24.40 16.15 28.50 18.80 24.75 31.20
Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall 47-2131 27,640 19,045 31,935 20,790 25,585 34,450
    13.30 9.15 15.35 10.00 12.30 16.55
Painters, Construction and Maintenance 47-2141 90 32,320 25,385 35,785 27,595 32,085 36,235
    15.55 12.20 17.20 13.25 15.40 17.40
Pipelayers 47-2151 130 32,390 27,355 34,905 29,115 32,545 35,935
    15.55 13.15 16.80 14.00 15.65 17.30
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 47-2152 110 37,070 24,735 43,240 27,840 36,340 43,550
    17.80 11.90 20.80 13.40 17.45 20.95
Roofers 47-2181 80 27,355 19,740 31,160 20,990 25,975 34,445
    13.15 9.50 15.00 10.10 12.50 16.55
Sheet Metal Workers 47-2211 250 29,240 21,625 33,050 23,885 28,785 33,915
    14.05 10.40 15.90 11.50 13.85 16.30
Structural Iron and Steel Workers 47-2221 47,040 42,325 49,395 41,835 45,470 51,385
    22.60 20.35 23.75 20.10 21.85 24.70
Helpers--Electricians 47-3013 180 25,070 21,600 26,805 22,405 25,250 28,015
    12.05 10.40 12.90 10.75 12.15 13.45
Construction and Building Inspectors 47-4011 30 38,000 25,945 44,030 30,250 35,700 46,850
    18.25 12.45 21.15 14.55 17.15 22.50
Highway Maintenance Workers 47-4051 390 23,985 18,575 26,690 18,675 22,925 27,350
    11.55 8.95 12.85 9.00 11.00 13.15
Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners 47-4071 20 30,995 25,420 33,780 26,955 31,190 35,170
    14.90 12.20 16.25 12.95 15.00 16.90
Construction and Related Workers, All Other* 47-4799 27,200 21,445 30,075 20,995 22,755 34,715
    13.10 10.30 14.45 10.10 10.95 16.70
Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas 47-5021 20 30,770 27,140 32,585 27,445 30,835 34,480
    14.80 13.05 15.65 13.20 14.80 16.60
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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.