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 4,060 34,475 21,955 40,730 24,385 30,475 38,405
    16.55 10.55 19.60 11.70 14.65 18.45
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 47-1011 450 51,020 30,805 61,125 32,905 42,020 67,105
    24.55 14.80 29.40 15.80 20.20 32.25
Brickmasons and Blockmasons 47-2021 41,550 33,035 45,810 35,420 40,225 48,960
    20.00 15.90 22.00 17.05 19.35 23.55
Carpenters 47-2031 230 32,630 24,485 36,705 26,565 32,685 37,500
    15.70 11.75 17.65 12.75 15.70 18.05
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 47-2051 180 32,975 26,920 36,005 28,385 32,850 37,515
    15.85 12.95 17.30 13.65 15.80 18.05
Construction Laborers 47-2061 760 26,175 18,790 29,865 20,095 24,565 29,710
    12.60 9.05 14.35 9.65 11.80 14.30
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 47-2071 50 28,265 25,875 29,460 25,555 27,460 29,360
    13.60 12.45 14.15 12.30 13.20 14.10
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 47-2073 280 31,135 24,265 34,565 25,505 29,375 34,875
    14.95 11.65 16.60 12.25 14.10 16.75
Electricians 47-2111 460 50,315 31,755 59,595 34,155 51,880 67,345
    24.20 15.25 28.65 16.40 24.95 32.40
Painters, Construction and Maintenance 47-2141 90 29,515 21,405 33,570 23,160 29,020 35,435
    14.20 10.30 16.15 11.15 13.95 17.05
Pipelayers 47-2151 150 30,340 24,650 33,185 25,740 29,085 33,795
    14.60 11.85 15.95 12.40 14.00 16.25
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 47-2152 210 35,910 25,560 41,085 27,725 34,990 42,120
    17.25 12.30 19.75 13.35 16.80 20.25
Roofers 47-2181 100 24,675 19,695 27,170 20,565 23,230 28,960
    11.85 9.45 13.05 9.90 11.15 13.90
Sheet Metal Workers 47-2211 90 28,920 21,105 32,825 22,975 27,200 33,410
    13.90 10.15 15.80 11.05 13.10 16.05
Structural Iron and Steel Workers 47-2221 90 39,885 28,700 45,480 31,670 42,650 48,305
    19.20 13.80 21.85 15.20 20.50 23.20
Helpers--Electricians 47-3013 26,350 24,740 27,160 24,980 26,825 28,665
    12.65 11.90 13.05 12.00 12.90 13.80
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 47-3015 25,705 21,470 27,820 22,485 25,550 28,345
    12.35 10.30 13.40 10.80 12.30 13.65
Construction and Building Inspectors 47-4011 60 37,125 33,255 39,055 33,005 35,705 38,390
    17.85 16.00 18.80 15.85 17.15 18.45
Highway Maintenance Workers 47-4051 390 24,850 18,215 28,165 18,180 23,905 29,275
    11.95 8.75 13.55 8.75 11.50 14.05
Construction and Related Workers, All Other* 47-4799 31,115 27,010 33,165 27,510 31,035 34,865
    14.95 13.00 15.95 13.20 14.90 16.75
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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.