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 42,530 30,530 48,530 32,210 37,780 52,760
    20.45 14.70 23.35 15.50 18.15 25.35
Carpenters 47-2031 300 29,130 21,570 32,900 22,050 25,590 33,250
    14.00 10.35 15.80 10.60 12.30 16.00
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 47-2051 80 31,300 25,180 34,360 26,640 31,040 35,990
    15.05 12.10 16.50 12.80 14.95 17.30
Construction Laborers 47-2061 760 27,600 19,530 31,640 21,120 25,640 30,990
    13.25 9.40 15.20 10.15 12.35 14.90
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 47-2071 50 28,560 26,300 29,700 25,920 27,830 29,730
    13.75 12.65 14.30 12.45 13.40 14.30
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 47-2073 N/A 33,060 24,270 37,460 25,430 29,710 36,870
    15.90 11.65 18.00 12.20 14.30 17.75
Electricians 47-2111 520 50,840 34,100 59,200 36,910 51,430 64,980
    24.45 16.40 28.45 17.75 24.75 31.25
Glaziers 47-2121 20 28,720 20,700 32,730 22,540 31,110 34,750
    13.80 9.95 15.75 10.85 14.95 16.70
Painters, Construction and Maintenance 47-2141 40 29,090 20,220 33,520 21,930 27,480 36,560
    14.00 9.70 16.10 10.55 13.20 17.60
Pipelayers 47-2151 240 32,300 24,700 36,100 26,130 30,890 36,820
    15.55 11.90 17.35 12.55 14.85 17.70
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 47-2152 410 36,390 23,920 42,620 26,620 34,730 44,720
    17.50 11.50 20.50 12.80 16.70 21.50
Plasterers and Stucco Masons 47-2161 N/A 34,140 21,690 40,370 22,190 29,520 49,110
    16.40 10.45 19.40 10.65 14.20 23.60
Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers 47-2171 N/A 29,030 22,340 32,370 23,630 27,180 30,910
    13.95 10.75 15.55 11.35 13.05 14.85
Roofers 47-2181 100 26,350 20,630 29,200 21,420 24,260 30,580
    12.65 9.90 14.05 10.30 11.65 14.70
Sheet Metal Workers 47-2211 210 31,310 25,910 34,010 26,420 29,180 34,920
    15.05 12.45 16.35 12.70 14.05 16.80
Structural Iron and Steel Workers 47-2221 60 39,550 28,700 44,970 32,660 40,620 46,300
    19.00 13.80 21.60 15.70 19.55 22.25
Helpers--Electricians 47-3013 N/A 26,660 24,920 27,520 25,250 27,140 29,030
    12.80 12.00 13.25 12.15 13.05 13.95
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 47-3015 N/A 25,080 21,770 26,740 22,450 25,350 28,020
    12.05 10.45 12.85 10.80 12.20 13.45
Construction and Building Inspectors 47-4011 N/A 38,810 34,150 41,140 33,600 36,540 41,070
    18.65 16.40 19.80 16.15 17.55 19.75
Highway Maintenance Workers 47-4051 330 25,670 18,280 29,360 20,090 25,440 30,200
    12.35 8.80 14.10 9.65 12.25 14.50
Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners 47-4071 20 34,320 26,370 38,300 27,020 30,730 41,840
    16.50 12.70 18.40 13.00 14.75 20.10
Construction and Related Workers, All Other* 47-4799 N/A 31,500 27,390 33,550 27,910 31,490 35,300
    15.15 13.15 16.15 13.40 15.15 16.95
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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.