Stonemasons Salary in Sector of Construction

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

Average Annual Salary of Stonemasons

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,890
25th Percentile Wage
$29,200
50th Percentile Wage
$38,910
75th Percentile Wage
$51,410
90th Percentile Wage
$64,440

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for 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) stonemasons is $64,440. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $38,910. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid stonemasons is $23,890.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$38,910
-2.93% 3.11%
2016
$40,050
1.77% -
2015
$39,340
3.18% -
2014
$38,090
2.23% -
2013
$37,240
-1.24% -
2012
$37,700
- -

Compare Stonemasons Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of stonemasons in eleven 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 stonemasons occupations is the heavy and civil engineering construction industry with an annual salary $57,390. The lowest paying industry is the other specialty trade contractors industry (annual salary $31,940). For detailed stonemasons salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$57,390
Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors
$55,360
Nonresidential Building Construction
$44,050
Construction of Buildings
$43,030
Drywall and Insulation Contractors
$42,820
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$39,630
Masonry Contractors
$39,500
Specialty Trade Contractors
$38,650
Residential Building Construction
$38,580
Building Finishing Contractors
$37,820
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$31,940

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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