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Highest Paying Industries for Floor, Ceiling, and Wall Insulation Workers

The top 43 highest paying industries for floor, ceiling, and wall insulation workers (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 $50,780, ship and boat building is the highest paying industry for floor, ceiling, and wall insulation workers. It is followed by transportation equipment manufacturing industry (average annual salary $50,780). 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, ceiling, and wall insulation workers in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 43 Highest Paying Industries for Floor, Ceiling, and Wall Insulation Workers

Industry Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Ship and Boat Building
$50,780
70
2 Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$50,780
70
3 Remediation and Other Waste Management Services
$46,720
100
4 Waste Management and Remediation Services
$46,720
100
5 Manufacturing
$45,570
220
6 Educational Services
$43,820
40
7 Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$38,330
240
8 Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$37,940
80
9 Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$37,040
70
10 Other Building Equipment Contractors
$36,620
1,700
11 Building Equipment Contractors
$36,520
2,090
12 Roofing Contractors
$36,220
n/a
13 Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$36,000
110
14 Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$35,950
380
15 Nonresidential Building Construction
$35,910
1,020
16 Construction of Buildings
$35,600
1,400
17 Masonry Contractors
$35,140
n/a
18 Residential Building Construction
$35,100
390
19 Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$35,000
90
20 Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$34,290
850
21 Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$34,050
120
22 Construction
$33,720
22,960
23 Specialty Trade Contractors
$33,620
21,490
24 Social Advocacy Organizations
$33,200
100
25 Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations
$33,200
100
26 Building Finishing Contractors
$33,050
18,440
27 Drywall and Insulation Contractors
$32,830
17,610
28 Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services
$30,710
n/a
29 Administrative and Support Services
$30,440
130
30 Employment Services
$30,250
120
31 Health Care and Social Assistance
$30,100
110
32 Social Assistance
$29,840
110
33 Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$29,030
n/a
34 Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$29,030
n/a
35 Federal, State, and Local Government
$29,030
n/a
36 Temporary Help Services
$28,980
n/a
37 Local government, including schools and hospitals
$28,810
60
38 Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$27,410
240
39 Wholesale Trade
$27,410
240
40 Lumber and Other Construction Materials Merchant Wholesalers
$27,390
130
41 Building Material and Supplies Dealers
$24,740
n/a
42 Building Material and Garden Equipment and Supplies Dealers
$24,740
n/a
43 Retail Trade
$24,740
n/a
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