Carpet, Floor, and Tile Installer and Finishers Salary in Sector of Construction

The salary statistics of carpet, floor, and tile installers and finishers in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare carpet, floor, and tile installer and finishers salaries in different industries within the construction sector.

Average Annual Salary of Carpet, Floor, and Tile Installers and Finishers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,380
25th Percentile Wage
$29,990
50th Percentile Wage
$39,740
75th Percentile Wage
$54,840
90th Percentile Wage
$75,500

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for carpet, floor, and tile installers and finishers 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) carpet, floor, and tile installers and finishers is $75,500. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $39,740. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid carpet, floor, and tile installers and finishers is $22,380.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of carpet, floor, and tile installers and finishers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201639,7402.59%6.97%
201538,7101.73%-
201438,0402.39%-
201337,1300.43%-
201236,970--

Compare Carpet, Floor, and Tile Installer and Finishers Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of carpet, floor, and tile installers and finishers in 15 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 carpet, floor, and tile installer and finishers occupations is the plumbing, heating, and air-conditioning contractors industry with an annual salary $45,970. The lowest paying industry is the poured concrete foundation and structure contractors industry (annual salary $31,260). For detailed carpet, floor, and tile installer and finishers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$45,970
Nonresidential Building Construction
$45,610
Drywall and Insulation Contractors
$45,570
Masonry Contractors
$43,750
Construction of Buildings
$43,240
Building Equipment Contractors
$43,110
Land Subdivision
$42,510
Residential Building Construction
$42,430
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$41,460
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$40,890
Specialty Trade Contractors
$39,560
Building Finishing Contractors
$39,560
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$38,660
Painting and Wall Covering Contractors
$32,370
Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors
$31,260

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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