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Highest Paying Industries for Tile and Marble Setters

The top 36 highest paying industries for tile and marble setters (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 $64,020, local government, excluding schools and hospitals (oes designation) is the highest paying industry for tile and marble setters. It is followed by building material and supplies dealers industry (average annual salary $62,610). 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 tile and marble setters in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 36 Highest Paying Industries for Tile and Marble Setters

Industry Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$64,020
40
2 Building Material and Supplies Dealers
$62,610
n/a
3 Building Material and Garden Equipment and Supplies Dealers
$62,610
n/a
4 Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$61,720
80
5 Federal, State, and Local Government
$61,720
80
6 Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$61,680
n/a
7 Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation)
$59,960
40
8 Painting and Wall Covering Contractors
$58,260
40
9 Building Equipment Contractors
$55,060
70
10 Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$52,720
120
11 Nonresidential Building Construction
$49,100
440
12 Local government, including schools and hospitals
$48,270
80
13 Drywall and Insulation Contractors
$43,350
260
14 Construction of Buildings
$43,340
1,690
15 Educational Services
$40,870
40
16 Residential Building Construction
$40,380
1,260
17 Construction
$39,850
27,710
18 Specialty Trade Contractors
$39,670
25,990
19 Building Finishing Contractors
$38,870
23,750
20 Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$38,830
220
21 Wholesale Trade
$38,830
220
22 Lumber and Other Construction Materials Merchant Wholesalers
$38,810
210
23 Employment Services
$37,930
180
24 Administrative and Support Services
$37,380
190
25 Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$37,380
190
26 Retail Trade
$35,620
1,200
27 Other Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
$35,610
1,750
28 Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
$35,450
1,810
29 Manufacturing
$35,000
2,110
30 Home Furnishings Stores
$34,650
1,020
31 Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores
$34,650
1,020
32 Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$33,180
710
33 Clay Product and Refractory Manufacturing
$32,200
50
34 Plastics Product Manufacturing
$32,160
240
35 Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing
$32,160
240
36 Temporary Help Services
$29,430
40
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