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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 $45,340, Illinois is the highest paying state for fence erectors. It is followed by New York (average annual salary $43,990). 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 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 Illinois
$45,340
$19,330 520
2 New York
$43,990
$27,380 720
3 North Dakota
$40,720
$27,800 40
4 Washington
$38,490
$26,490 590
5 California
$37,790
$23,870 3,600
6 Massachusetts
$37,110
$26,610 730
7 Connecticut
$36,570
$27,220 440
8 Wisconsin
$36,400
$22,090 240
9 Pennsylvania
$36,190
$25,300 790
10 Minnesota
$35,790
$26,110 310
11 Virginia
$35,750
$19,990 700
12 Hawaii
$35,500
$27,170 60
13 Iowa
$35,270
$26,040 220
14 New Hampshire
$34,410
$26,920 0
15 Wyoming
$34,070
$22,430 310
16 Georgia
$33,560
$21,970 460
17 Oregon
$33,490
$23,070 390
18 Colorado
$33,170
$25,310 500
19 Michigan
$33,050
$23,420 170
20 Kansas
$32,100
$19,440 200
21 Florida
$31,990
$22,410 1,450
22 Ohio
$31,780
$22,040 720
23 New Jersey
$31,310
$18,220 520
24 Nebraska
$31,100
$21,900 280
25 Utah
$30,920
$23,430 370
26 North Carolina
$30,860
$18,440 730
27 Idaho
$30,440
$19,180 230
28 New Mexico
$30,300
$25,940 190
29 Louisiana
$30,070
$20,230 390
30 Mississippi
$29,940
$22,470 110
31 Texas
$29,700
$18,660 1,980
32 Indiana
$29,530
$20,490 250
33 Montana
$29,520
$25,440 250
34 Tennessee
$28,820
$21,090 200
35 Arizona
$28,770
$20,510 290
36 Oklahoma
$28,760
$21,250 180
37 South Dakota
$28,690
$21,650 140
38 Kentucky
$28,330
$22,050 440
39 West Virginia
$28,060
$22,660 310
40 Maryland
$27,940
$20,120 430
41 Alabama
$26,880
$19,320 260
42 Vermont
$26,550
$20,180 140
43 Missouri
$26,550
$20,750 270
44 Maine
$26,550
$20,630 170
45 South Carolina
$24,940
$20,950 170
46 Arkansas
$24,490
$18,640 180

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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