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 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 390 48,000 31,410 56,300 33,840 43,990 59,110
    23.10 15.10 27.05 16.25 21.15 28.40
Boilermakers 47-2011 N/A 31,870 18,460 38,580 20,170 26,610 38,040
    15.30 8.85 18.55 9.70 12.80 18.30
Carpenters 47-2031 380 30,720 22,080 35,040 23,320 30,210 36,020
    14.75 10.60 16.85 11.20 14.50 17.30
Tile and Marble Setters 47-2044 10 27,430 23,170 29,550 24,710 27,390 30,060
    13.20 11.15 14.20 11.90 13.15 14.45
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 47-2051 140 34,200 25,630 38,490 29,630 35,080 40,500
    16.45 12.30 18.50 14.25 16.85 19.45
Construction Laborers 47-2061 1,010 26,390 19,440 29,870 21,240 25,830 30,120
    12.70 9.35 14.35 10.20 12.40 14.50
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 47-2071 50 27,820 21,830 30,820 22,000 24,630 33,180
    13.40 10.50 14.80 10.60 11.85 15.95
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 47-2073 320 35,740 25,980 40,620 27,380 32,720 42,760
    17.20 12.50 19.55 13.15 15.75 20.55
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers 47-2081 N/A 30,540 23,640 33,990 26,660 32,300 35,360
    14.70 11.35 16.35 12.80 15.55 17.00
Electricians 47-2111 300 49,490 30,230 59,120 34,790 49,600 65,910
    23.80 14.55 28.45 16.70 23.85 31.70
Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall 47-2131 10 30,560 20,920 35,380 24,660 30,120 38,120
    14.70 10.05 17.00 11.85 14.50 18.30
Painters, Construction and Maintenance 47-2141 150 40,490 24,500 48,490 28,280 35,180 60,530
    19.45 11.80 23.30 13.60 16.90 29.10
Pipelayers 47-2151 140 31,900 25,980 34,860 27,530 32,150 36,280
    15.35 12.50 16.75 13.25 15.45 17.45
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 47-2152 N/A 37,670 25,900 43,550 28,900 37,250 44,490
    18.10 12.45 20.95 13.90 17.90 21.40
Roofers 47-2181 60 31,550 23,890 35,380 27,270 33,040 36,430
    15.15 11.50 17.00 13.10 15.90 17.50
Sheet Metal Workers 47-2211 170 26,220 20,620 29,020 21,580 24,670 29,430
    12.60 9.90 13.95 10.40 11.85 14.15
Structural Iron and Steel Workers 47-2221 40 44,860 36,310 49,140 38,790 44,080 49,810
    21.55 17.45 23.60 18.65 21.20 23.95
Helpers--Carpenters 47-3012 N/A 23,590 21,130 24,810 21,210 23,230 26,320
    11.35 10.15 11.95 10.20 11.15 12.65
Helpers--Electricians 47-3013 N/A 24,940 21,550 26,630 22,290 25,060 27,950
    12.00 10.35 12.80 10.70 12.05 13.45
Construction and Building Inspectors 47-4011 30 37,370 24,900 43,600 27,530 34,740 47,330
    17.95 11.95 20.95 13.25 16.70 22.75
Highway Maintenance Workers 47-4051 450 24,060 18,180 27,000 19,840 24,150 27,920
    11.55 8.75 13.00 9.55 11.60 13.45
Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners 47-4071 30 30,000 24,520 32,740 25,680 29,780 34,520
    14.40 11.80 15.75 12.35 14.30 16.60
Construction and Related Workers, All Other* 47-4799 N/A 25,940 21,740 28,040 21,080 22,650 24,230
    12.45 10.45 13.50 10.15 10.90 11.65
Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas 47-5021 20 31,000 27,250 32,880 27,520 31,050 34,910
    14.90 13.10 15.80 13.25 14.95 16.80
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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 Department of Labor & Workforce Development, Employment Security Division, Labor Market Information. Publish date May 2012.