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 16,780 36,040 23,250 42,430 26,450 33,950 43,920
    17.35 11.20 20.40 12.70 16.30 21.10
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 47-1011 1,250 52,270 38,190 59,310 41,840 50,480 60,160
    25.15 18.35 28.50 20.10 24.25 28.90
Brickmasons and Blockmasons 47-2021 150 40,370 31,820 44,640 33,460 38,620 46,830
    19.40 15.30 21.45 16.10 18.55 22.50
Carpenters 47-2031 990 36,680 28,930 40,550 31,130 35,480 41,710
    17.65 13.90 19.50 14.95 17.05 20.05
Carpet Installers 47-2041 N/A 40,940 32,540 45,130 39,390 42,650 45,920
    19.70 15.65 21.70 18.95 20.50 22.10
Tile and Marble Setters 47-2044 N/A 31,910 24,980 35,370 28,630 32,980 36,310
    15.35 12.00 17.00 13.75 15.85 17.45
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 47-2051 460 32,400 27,040 35,080 28,400 32,440 35,930
    15.60 13.00 16.85 13.65 15.60 17.25
Construction Laborers 47-2061 3,830 25,170 18,340 28,580 19,780 23,870 30,190
    12.10 8.80 13.75 9.50 11.50 14.50
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 47-2071 360 32,170 25,820 35,340 27,230 31,250 36,020
    15.45 12.40 17.00 13.10 15.05 17.30
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 47-2073 720 38,810 27,870 44,270 30,150 35,370 46,440
    18.65 13.40 21.30 14.50 17.00 22.35
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers 47-2081 230 34,020 29,700 36,170 31,110 33,850 36,590
    16.35 14.30 17.40 14.95 16.25 17.60
Tapers 47-2082 N/A 41,150 32,460 45,490 32,870 36,370 44,840
    19.80 15.60 21.85 15.80 17.50 21.55
Electricians 47-2111 2,570 43,440 30,470 49,920 34,170 43,440 53,040
    20.90 14.65 24.00 16.45 20.90 25.50
Glaziers 47-2121 240 35,530 28,970 38,800 31,110 35,130 40,050
    17.10 13.95 18.65 14.95 16.90 19.25
Insulation Workers, Mechanical 47-2132 150 36,590 29,190 40,290 31,820 38,000 42,750
    17.60 14.05 19.35 15.30 18.25 20.55
Painters, Construction and Maintenance 47-2141 660 34,660 27,230 38,370 30,300 34,150 37,770
    16.65 13.10 18.45 14.55 16.40 18.15
Pipelayers 47-2151 260 33,040 22,750 38,190 24,280 32,510 38,660
    15.90 10.95 18.35 11.65 15.65 18.60
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 47-2152 1,170 42,390 31,200 47,980 33,080 38,170 52,540
    20.40 15.00 23.05 15.90 18.35 25.25
Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers 47-2171 N/A 36,600 27,660 41,070 27,140 29,650 37,490
    17.60 13.30 19.75 13.05 14.25 18.00
Roofers 47-2181 330 37,590 25,780 43,500 28,600 34,720 45,810
    18.05 12.40 20.90 13.75 16.70 22.00
Sheet Metal Workers 47-2211 770 39,380 27,920 45,110 30,140 36,820 48,010
    18.95 13.40 21.70 14.50 17.70 23.10
Structural Iron and Steel Workers 47-2221 90 41,070 27,590 47,800 32,400 41,770 49,270
    19.75 13.25 23.00 15.60 20.10 23.70
Solar Photovoltaic Installers 47-2231 N/A 38,440 26,820 44,250 28,540 35,320 49,920
    18.50 12.90 21.25 13.70 17.00 24.00
Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters 47-3011 80 25,110 22,050 26,630 21,980 24,120 27,650
    12.05 10.60 12.80 10.55 11.60 13.30
Helpers--Carpenters 47-3012 80 21,400 17,160 23,510 18,720 21,200 23,280
    10.30 8.25 11.30 9.00 10.20 11.20
Helpers--Electricians 47-3013 300 28,660 19,750 33,120 22,100 26,990 35,600
    13.80 9.50 15.90 10.65 13.00 17.10
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 47-3015 N/A 27,960 24,400 29,740 25,040 27,650 30,260
    13.45 11.75 14.30 12.05 13.30 14.55
Helpers--Roofers 47-3016 140 22,490 19,420 24,030 20,310 22,420 24,870
    10.80 9.35 11.55 9.75 10.80 11.95
Construction and Building Inspectors 47-4011 340 43,110 30,760 49,280 33,800 42,300 53,350
    20.75 14.80 23.70 16.25 20.35 25.65
Elevator Installers and Repairers 47-4021 70 71,060 54,790 79,200 62,880 74,880 84,500
    34.15 26.35 38.05 30.25 36.00 40.60
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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 Department of Labor & Workforce Development, Employment Security Division, Labor Market Information. Publish date June 2013.