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 34,570 23,920 39,900 26,200 32,620 40,530
    16.60 11.50 19.20 12.60 15.70 19.50
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers 47-1011 350 48,050 32,660 55,740 36,110 44,950 57,430
    23.10 15.70 26.80 17.35 21.60 27.60
Carpenters 47-2031 260 34,690 25,640 39,210 28,690 33,810 38,020
    16.70 12.35 18.85 13.80 16.25 18.30
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 47-2051 N/A 30,200 26,890 31,860 26,920 29,820 33,960
    14.50 12.95 15.30 12.95 14.35 16.35
Construction Laborers 47-2061 960 31,880 22,400 36,620 24,400 29,580 40,960
    15.35 10.75 17.60 11.75 14.20 19.70
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators 47-2071 160 32,280 26,110 35,370 27,390 31,810 36,430
    15.50 12.55 17.00 13.15 15.30 17.50
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators 47-2073 350 34,280 26,600 38,120 27,260 31,030 36,860
    16.50 12.80 18.35 13.10 14.90 17.70
Electricians 47-2111 270 40,110 28,340 45,990 30,810 37,930 50,910
    19.30 13.65 22.10 14.80 18.25 24.45
Painters, Construction and Maintenance 47-2141 60 31,370 27,130 33,500 26,600 29,080 33,950
    15.10 13.05 16.10 12.80 14.00 16.30
Pipelayers 47-2151 140 30,150 22,070 34,190 23,330 28,510 35,980
    14.50 10.60 16.45 11.20 13.70 17.30
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 47-2152 330 36,930 26,650 42,060 29,420 34,760 40,640
    17.75 12.80 20.20 14.15 16.70 19.55
Sheet Metal Workers 47-2211 80 31,550 22,350 36,150 23,480 30,970 37,870
    15.15 10.75 17.40 11.30 14.90 18.20
Structural Iron and Steel Workers 47-2221 30 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
    N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Solar Photovoltaic Installers 47-2231 N/A 30,050 26,420 31,870 26,750 29,770 33,980
    14.45 12.70 15.30 12.85 14.30 16.35
Helpers--Electricians 47-3013 N/A 30,290 25,190 32,840 26,630 30,270 34,550
    14.55 12.10 15.80 12.80 14.55 16.60
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters 47-3015 N/A 26,250 21,810 28,460 23,130 26,350 29,190
    12.60 10.50 13.70 11.10 12.65 14.05
Construction and Building Inspectors 47-4011 40 43,940 30,660 50,580 35,360 45,300 53,480
    21.15 14.75 24.30 17.00 21.80 25.70
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers 47-4041 70 41,900 27,170 49,260 31,270 35,850 58,750
    20.15 13.05 23.70 15.05 17.25 28.25
Highway Maintenance Workers 47-4051 330 23,820 18,860 26,290 20,210 22,740 26,990
    11.45 9.05 12.65 9.70 10.95 13.00
Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners 47-4071 20 29,240 21,910 32,910 23,110 27,820 34,410
    14.05 10.55 15.80 11.10 13.40 16.55
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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.