The salary statistics of brickmasons and blockmasons in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare brickmasons and blockmasons salaries in different industries within the construction sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for brickmasons and blockmasons 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 and blockmasons is $83,980. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $49,280. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid brickmasons and blockmasons is $30,110.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of brickmasons and blockmasons in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of brickmasons and blockmasons in 19 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 and blockmasons occupations is the highway, street, and bridge construction industry with an annual salary $90,380. The lowest paying industry is the utility system construction industry (annual salary $24,040). For detailed brickmasons and blockmasons salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction|| |
|Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors|| |
|Building Finishing Contractors|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Nonresidential Building Construction|| |
|Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Residential Building Construction|| |
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Other Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Masonry Contractors|| |
|Painting and Wall Covering Contractors|| |
|Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors|| |
|Drywall and Insulation Contractors|| |
|Roofing Contractors|| |
|Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors|| |
|Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Utility System Construction|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .