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Highest Paying States for Boilermakers

The highest paying states for boilermakers (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 of boilermakers in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $81,580, California is the highest paying state for boilermakers. It is followed by New Hampshire (average annual salary $76,170). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of boilermakers in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Boilermakers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 California
$81,580
$43,920 430
2 New Hampshire
$76,170
$57,780 80
3 Indiana
$73,590
$47,700 1,030
4 Iowa
$73,040
$48,120 60
5 Missouri
$72,320
$24,070 110
6 Minnesota
$71,230
$48,260 60
7 Michigan
$69,900
$48,810 210
8 Wyoming
$69,810
$46,430 470
9 Pennsylvania
$67,950
$53,010 630
10 Tennessee
$67,260
$45,230 280
11 Ohio
$66,740
$42,950 600
12 Wisconsin
$66,270
$30,360 230
13 New Jersey
$66,030
$34,170 200
14 Montana
$65,750
$27,640 160
15 Georgia
$65,560
$31,290 520
16 Colorado
$65,290
$44,600 70
17 North Dakota
$65,090
$38,290 450
18 Maryland
$64,980
$47,120 60
19 Connecticut
$64,760
$45,190 180
20 New York
$64,460
$42,650 320
21 New Mexico
$64,450
$28,200 280
22 District of Columbia
$63,460
$35,840 60
23 Kentucky
$62,420
$38,450 530
24 Utah
$62,350
$43,440 340
25 Illinois
$61,490
$32,920 920
26 Texas
$59,350
$37,070 2,880
27 Louisiana
$59,010
$37,170 1,670
28 Washington
$58,550
$46,950 260
29 Florida
$58,430
$40,270 700
30 Oklahoma
$58,230
$34,120 350
31 Mississippi
$55,430
$40,920 330
32 Arizona
$55,270
$43,600 70
33 South Carolina
$54,800
$23,240 240
34 Virginia
$54,300
$41,970 400
35 Alabama
$52,290
$34,530 290
36 Nebraska
$51,000
$37,070 0
37 North Carolina
$49,990
$34,320 270
38 Massachusetts
$49,510
$22,660 290
39 Vermont
$46,110
$32,820 70
40 Arkansas
$42,920
$23,380 120
41 Puerto Rico
$21,710
$16,700 40

Note: some states are missing from this table because the median salary information of boilermakers in those states is not available at this time.

See also: Highest paying industries for boilermakers, Top Paying Jobs in America.