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Highest Paying Industries for Floor Sanders and Finishers

The top 20 highest paying industries for floor sanders and finishers (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment in those industries are also shown. As shown in the table, with an average annual salary of $42,250, other specialty trade contractors is the highest paying industry for floor sanders and finishers. It is followed by home furnishings stores industry (average annual salary $36,680). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in May 2015 [1]. For more information about salaries of floor sanders and finishers in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 20 Highest Paying Industries for Floor Sanders and Finishers

Industry Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$42,250
n/a
2 Home Furnishings Stores
$36,680
130
3 Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores
$36,680
130
4 Building Finishing Contractors
$36,330
3,440
5 Retail Trade
$36,300
450
6 Specialty Trade Contractors
$36,300
3,570
7 Building Material and Supplies Dealers
$36,220
n/a
8 Building Material and Garden Equipment and Supplies Dealers
$36,220
n/a
9 Construction
$36,200
3,760
10 Nonresidential Building Construction
$35,920
30
11 Construction of Buildings
$34,680
170
12 Residential Building Construction
$34,440
140
13 Services to Buildings and Dwellings
$33,020
n/a
14 Administrative and Support Services
$31,410
100
15 Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$31,410
100
16 Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors
$29,950
80
17 Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$29,950
80
18 Manufacturing
$19,380
130
19 Other Wood Product Manufacturing
$18,710
110
20 Wood Product Manufacturing
$18,710
110
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