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Highest Paying Industries for Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

The top 31 highest paying industries for reinforcing iron and rebar 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 $70,390, other heavy and civil engineering construction is the highest paying industry for reinforcing iron and rebar workers. It is followed by masonry contractors industry (average annual salary $65,700). 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 reinforcing iron and rebar workers in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 31 Highest Paying Industries for Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

Industry Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$70,390
100
2 Masonry Contractors
$65,700
n/a
3 Local government, including schools and hospitals
$64,820
n/a
4 Public sector -- Federal, state, and local government, including government owned schools and hospit
$64,420
n/a
5 Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation)
$64,230
60
6 Federal, State, and Local Government (OES Designation)
$64,230
60
7 Federal, State, and Local Government
$64,230
60
8 Building Equipment Contractors
$61,830
130
9 Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$54,010
460
10 Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
$53,340
1,590
11 Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$53,180
1,820
12 Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors
$52,900
1,680
13 Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$50,880
12,170
14 Specialty Trade Contractors
$50,800
13,330
15 Construction
$50,280
17,390
16 Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$50,270
50
17 Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$49,600
950
18 Manufacturing
$45,990
750
19 Nonresidential Building Construction
$44,690
2,160
20 Construction of Buildings
$44,380
2,240
21 Temporary Help Services
$43,900
n/a
22 Employment Services
$43,870
n/a
23 Administrative and Support Services
$43,870
n/a
24 Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$43,870
n/a
25 Architectural and Structural Metals Manufacturing
$41,180
230
26 Residential Building Construction
$40,100
n/a
27 Utility System Construction
$36,830
140
28 Building Finishing Contractors
$36,360
80
29 Cement and Concrete Product Manufacturing
$29,180
220
30 Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
$29,180
220
31 Primary Metal Manufacturing
$28,590
70
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