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Highest Paying States for Fence Erectors

The highest paying states for fence erectors (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 fence erectors in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $44,260, North Dakota is the highest paying state for fence erectors. It is followed by West Virginia (average annual salary $39,540). 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 fence erectors in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Fence Erectors

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 North Dakota
$44,260
$26,110 40
2 West Virginia
$39,540
$31,920 310
3 Connecticut
$38,430
$28,220 440
4 California
$38,320
$25,660 3,250
5 Wisconsin
$37,570
$22,650 230
6 Massachusetts
$37,350
$27,240 730
7 Minnesota
$37,280
$27,710 270
8 Washington
$36,690
$26,400 730
9 Hawaii
$36,490
$28,610 60
10 Pennsylvania
$36,370
$25,270 970
11 Nevada
$35,990
$26,120 320
12 Iowa
$35,600
$24,760 350
13 Ohio
$34,830
$23,690 620
14 New York
$34,530
$21,690 520
15 Virginia
$34,370
$22,280 710
16 Colorado
$34,260
$26,140 600
17 New Hampshire
$34,030
$26,470 0
18 Georgia
$34,020
$21,970 500
19 Kansas
$33,830
$25,110 220
20 Florida
$33,460
$22,750 1,540
21 Nebraska
$33,340
$22,440 210
22 Michigan
$33,100
$23,360 170
23 Wyoming
$32,910
$24,970 190
24 North Carolina
$32,240
$20,240 600
25 New Mexico
$31,950
$26,550 190
26 Illinois
$31,750
$19,440 340
27 Arizona
$31,650
$21,100 290
28 Montana
$31,610
$26,060 220
29 New Jersey
$31,570
$18,770 660
30 Oklahoma
$31,200
$25,060 220
31 Utah
$31,190
$22,140 260
32 Indiana
$30,580
$23,670 160
33 Tennessee
$30,510
$24,040 200
34 South Dakota
$30,480
$23,140 120
35 Kentucky
$30,250
$23,260 440
36 Oregon
$30,150
$25,060 470
37 Mississippi
$29,940
$22,470 110
38 Texas
$29,110
$19,870 2,500
39 Maryland
$28,490
$20,710 500
40 Missouri
$28,400
$21,770 250
41 Maine
$28,310
$19,440 60
42 Idaho
$27,830
$20,620 230
43 South Carolina
$27,660
$21,980 160
44 Vermont
$26,550
$20,180 140
45 Arkansas
$26,110
$20,660 200
46 Louisiana
$24,450
$18,780 70
47 Alabama
$23,140
$17,160 330

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

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