Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons Salary in Sector of Construction

The salary statistics of brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons salaries in different industries within the construction sector.

Average Annual Salary of Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,710
25th Percentile Wage
$37,060
50th Percentile Wage
$48,380
75th Percentile Wage
$62,310
90th Percentile Wage
$81,250

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons in the industry sector of construction. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons is $81,250. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $48,380. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons is $28,710.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$48,380
1.07% 7.32%
2016
$47,860
2.21% -
2015
$46,800
1.18% -
2014
$46,250
2.14% -
2013
$45,260
0.93% -
2012
$44,840
- -

Compare Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons in 20 industries in the construction sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons occupations is the other building equipment contractors industry with an annual salary $65,650. The lowest paying industry is the utility system construction industry (annual salary $29,880). For detailed brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$65,650
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$63,200
Building Equipment Contractors
$58,820
Nonresidential Building Construction
$58,670
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$57,550
Construction of Buildings
$57,150
Residential Building Construction
$55,470
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
$55,310
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$49,430
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$49,020
Painting and Wall Covering Contractors
$48,040
Drywall and Insulation Contractors
$47,880
Masonry Contractors
$47,760
Specialty Trade Contractors
$47,670
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$47,580
Building Finishing Contractors
$47,020
Roofing Contractors
$44,530
Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors
$44,450
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$39,040
Utility System Construction
$29,880

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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