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Highest Paying States for Carpet Installers

The highest paying states for carpet installers (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 carpet installers in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $57,540, Minnesota is the highest paying state for carpet installers. It is followed by Hawaii (average annual salary $55,940). 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 carpet installers in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Carpet Installers

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 Minnesota
$57,540
$22,150 530
2 Hawaii
$55,940
$28,010 220
3 Nevada
$53,150
$27,150 670
4 Iowa
$49,380
$31,080 220
5 Missouri
$48,780
$18,380 310
6 New York
$48,480
$21,890 1,350
7 California
$47,690
$20,820 5,270
8 Kansas
$45,870
$19,140 410
9 Washington
$45,240
$26,780 780
10 Colorado
$44,200
$28,630 230
11 New Jersey
$44,030
$24,330 520
12 Vermont
$43,600
$33,080 50
13 Massachusetts
$41,820
$24,860 510
14 Oregon
$41,140
$25,240 390
15 Wisconsin
$40,440
$26,750 710
16 Delaware
$40,220
$33,010 180
17 Ohio
$39,380
$24,330 570
18 Illinois
$37,210
$18,290 1,560
19 Pennsylvania
$36,890
$21,960 1,870
20 Connecticut
$36,790
$27,890 450
21 New Hampshire
$36,530
$31,580 120
22 Indiana
$35,930
$18,450 500
23 Texas
$35,760
$26,080 680
24 Louisiana
$35,270
$20,330 270
25 Alabama
$35,070
$20,380 240
26 Kentucky
$34,650
$18,750 250
27 Nebraska
$34,460
$19,200 180
28 Georgia
$34,300
$24,350 870
29 Arizona
$34,110
$21,500 520
30 Michigan
$33,990
$19,140 1,030
31 Idaho
$33,410
$18,100 230
32 North Dakota
$32,890
$17,120 150
33 North Carolina
$31,630
$19,080 490
34 Utah
$31,240
$22,380 500
35 New Mexico
$30,930
$21,070 60
36 Maryland
$30,260
$23,960 510
37 Virginia
$30,070
$25,530 280
38 Tennessee
$30,010
$23,350 230
39 Oklahoma
$28,930
$21,210 170
40 Florida
$26,500
$18,410 970
41 Wyoming
$25,720
$17,120 70
42 South Carolina
$25,590
$16,580 340
43 South Dakota
$25,120
$20,880 50
44 West Virginia
$24,410
$19,230 130
45 Arkansas
$22,040
$17,650 190
46 Mississippi
$19,260
$16,340 90

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

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