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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 $62,200, Hawaii is the highest paying state for carpet installers. It is followed by Alaska (average annual salary $57,130). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [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 Hawaii
$62,200
$26,220 180
2 Alaska
$57,130
$22,570 40
3 Massachusetts
$54,390
$25,430 630
4 Nebraska
$51,570
$23,480 160
5 Missouri
$51,490
$29,430 320
6 Delaware
$49,640
$33,870 130
7 Kansas
$49,620
$24,870 220
8 Minnesota
$49,080
$22,990 590
9 Nevada
$48,750
$25,400 840
10 California
$47,800
$22,750 5,920
11 Pennsylvania
$46,370
$20,540 1,640
12 Iowa
$46,240
$26,550 220
13 Oregon
$45,540
$26,860 580
14 Washington
$45,140
$29,090 1,010
15 Colorado
$44,910
$27,780 300
16 Vermont
$42,230
$32,330 50
17 Wisconsin
$41,430
$22,220 660
18 Alabama
$41,360
$24,570 120
19 Connecticut
$41,110
$26,840 450
20 New Jersey
$40,300
$31,420 670
21 Kentucky
$39,650
$21,020 170
22 New Hampshire
$38,750
$32,750 140
23 Rhode Island
$38,310
$32,580 0
24 Michigan
$37,490
$19,280 800
25 Utah
$37,220
$23,640 340
26 Tennessee
$36,800
$25,820 120
27 Idaho
$35,910
$19,590 240
28 Arizona
$35,130
$24,080 400
29 Texas
$34,930
$21,770 1,050
30 Ohio
$34,900
$18,640 420
31 Illinois
$34,460
$18,460 1,170
32 Georgia
$34,210
$24,940 980
33 North Dakota
$33,990
$17,480 90
34 Louisiana
$33,950
$17,690 160
35 Maryland
$33,920
$22,580 560
36 New Mexico
$32,350
$21,340 60
37 North Carolina
$31,260
$19,650 470
38 Indiana
$30,610
$17,000 470
39 Virginia
$30,410
$25,420 370
40 New York
$30,070
$21,430 1,220
41 Oklahoma
$28,170
$19,490 190
42 Wyoming
$28,140
$21,280 40
43 Florida
$27,960
$20,120 880
44 South Carolina
$27,570
$17,590 400
45 South Dakota
$25,120
$20,880 50
46 West Virginia
$25,070
$19,280 120
47 Arkansas
$21,800
$18,400 220
48 Mississippi
$20,650
$16,940 90
49 Montana
$20,050
$18,090 100

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.