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
$23,780
25th Percentile Wage
$30,940
50th Percentile Wage
$40,990
75th Percentile Wage
$56,540
90th Percentile Wage
$76,400

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 $76,400. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $40,990. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid carpet, floor, and tile installers and finishers is $23,780.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of carpet, floor, and tile installers and finishers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$40,990
3.05% 9.81%
2016
$39,740
2.59% -
2015
$38,710
1.73% -
2014
$38,040
2.39% -
2013
$37,130
0.43% -
2012
$36,970
- -

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 18 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 highway, street, and bridge construction industry with an annual salary $66,880. The lowest paying industry is the other heavy and civil engineering construction industry (annual salary $18,520). 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
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
$66,880
Drywall and Insulation Contractors
$54,870
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$45,970
Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors
$45,850
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$45,120
Residential Building Construction
$44,770
Construction of Buildings
$44,250
Masonry Contractors
$44,200
Roofing Contractors
$42,530
Land Subdivision
$42,510
Nonresidential Building Construction
$41,980
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$41,460
Specialty Trade Contractors
$40,820
Building Finishing Contractors
$40,700
Building Equipment Contractors
$40,320
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$39,470
Painting and Wall Covering Contractors
$35,600
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$18,520

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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