The salary statistics of floor sanders and finishers in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare floor sanders and finishers salaries in different industries within the construction sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$23,700|
|25th Percentile Wage||$29,900|
|50th Percentile Wage||$37,330|
|75th Percentile Wage||$46,790|
|90th Percentile Wage||$57,550|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for floor sanders 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) floor sanders and finishers is $57,550. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $37,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid floor sanders and finishers is $23,700.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of floor sanders and finishers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of floor sanders and finishers 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 floor sanders and finishers occupations is the highway, street, and bridge construction industry with an annual salary $70,190. The lowest paying industry is the painting and wall covering contractors industry (annual salary $23,540). For detailed floor sanders and finishers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Building Finishing Contractors|| |
|Nonresidential Building Construction|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Residential Building Construction|| |
|Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors|| |
|Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors|| |
|Painting and Wall Covering Contractors|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .