TENNESSEE OCCUPATIONAL WAGES
Table of contents Total all industries in Memphis, TN-MS-AR MSA, Tennessee (prior page) Total all industries in Memphis, TN-MS-AR MSA, Tennessee (next page)

Total all industries

Memphis, TN-MS-AR MSA, Tennessee

 

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 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
    N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 47-1011 1,190 54,120 39,560 61,400 43,050 51,490 60,390
    26.00 19.00 29.50 20.70 24.75 29.05
Brickmasons and Blockmasons 47-2021 N/A 40,990 30,870 46,050 33,420 39,550 49,060
    19.70 14.85 22.15 16.05 19.00 23.60
Stonemasons 47-2022 N/A 33,950 31,120 35,360 32,400 34,740 37,080
    16.30 14.95 17.00 15.60 16.70 17.80
Carpenters 47-2031 1,060 35,160 23,140 41,170 27,780 34,400 41,970
    16.90 11.10 19.80 13.35 16.55 20.20
Carpet Installers 47-2041 N/A 40,120 33,540 43,420 39,490 42,460 45,430
    19.30 16.10 20.85 19.00 20.40 21.85
Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, and Hard Tiles 47-2042 N/A 39,050 24,400 46,380 27,650 35,310 49,750
    18.80 11.75 22.30 13.30 16.95 23.90
Tile and Marble Setters 47-2044 50 31,580 24,890 34,920 28,290 32,560 35,910
    15.20 11.95 16.80 13.60 15.65 17.25
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 47-2051 330 31,600 25,960 34,420 27,740 32,020 35,470
    15.20 12.50 16.55 13.35 15.40 17.05
Construction Laborers 47-2061 3,860 24,640 16,970 28,470 18,530 23,040 29,140
    11.85 8.15 13.70 8.90 11.05 14.00
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 47-2071 280 33,260 25,810 36,990 27,240 32,070 37,290
    16.00 12.40 17.80 13.10 15.40 17.95
Pile-Driver Operators 47-2072 20 48,620 39,670 53,090 42,400 50,300 55,970
    23.35 19.05 25.50 20.40 24.20 26.90
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 47-2073 760 36,330 25,680 41,650 27,840 33,580 40,970
    17.45 12.35 20.00 13.40 16.15 19.70
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers 47-2081 160 32,550 28,740 34,450 30,420 33,200 35,910
    15.65 13.80 16.55 14.65 15.95 17.25
Electricians 47-2111 2,610 43,320 30,070 49,940 33,350 42,940 53,310
    20.80 14.45 24.00 16.05 20.65 25.65
Glaziers 47-2121 200 35,270 27,010 39,390 29,980 35,270 41,470
    16.95 13.00 18.95 14.40 16.95 19.95
Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall 47-2131 N/A 32,210 27,070 34,770 31,740 34,120 36,500
    15.50 13.00 16.70 15.25 16.40 17.55
Insulation Workers, Mechanical 47-2132 90 34,410 26,480 38,370 29,520 34,970 40,740
    16.55 12.75 18.45 14.20 16.80 19.60
Painters, Construction and Maintenance 47-2141 560 38,240 31,130 41,790 32,260 35,500 40,310
    18.40 14.95 20.10 15.50 17.05 19.40
Pipelayers 47-2151 290 37,980 25,760 44,090 29,350 35,560 44,450
    18.25 12.40 21.20 14.10 17.10 21.35
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 47-2152 1,160 42,740 31,000 48,610 33,250 39,140 52,480
    20.55 14.90 23.35 16.00 18.80 25.25
Plasterers and Stucco Masons 47-2161 N/A 33,960 33,190 34,340 32,420 34,470 36,510
    16.35 15.95 16.50 15.60 16.55 17.55
Roofers 47-2181 N/A 34,390 25,000 39,090 26,670 31,670 37,720
    16.55 12.00 18.80 12.80 15.25 18.15
Sheet Metal Workers 47-2211 N/A 39,690 27,680 45,700 29,850 36,530 49,530
    19.10 13.30 21.95 14.35 17.55 23.80
Structural Iron and Steel Workers 47-2221 N/A 36,170 26,990 40,750 31,090 35,110 40,000
    17.40 13.00 19.60 14.95 16.90 19.25
Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters 47-3011 N/A 25,470 21,800 27,300 21,910 24,240 28,560
    12.25 10.50 13.15 10.55 11.65 13.75
Helpers--Carpenters 47-3012 60 23,190 19,560 25,010 20,360 22,320 24,550
    11.15 9.40 12.05 9.80 10.75 11.80
Helpers--Electricians 47-3013 340 28,670 20,760 32,620 23,260 27,220 32,320
    13.80 10.00 15.70 11.20 13.10 15.55
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 47-3015 N/A 27,830 24,310 29,590 24,950 27,380 29,810
    13.40 11.70 14.25 12.00 13.15 14.35
Helpers--Roofers 47-3016 140 21,340 18,490 22,770 19,670 21,480 23,290
    10.25 8.90 10.95 9.45 10.35 11.20
Table of contents Total all industries in Memphis, TN-MS-AR MSA, Tennessee (prior page) Total all industries in Memphis, TN-MS-AR MSA, Tennessee (next page)
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 Department of Labor & Workforce Development, Employment Security Division, Labor Market Information. Publish date May 2012.