Floor Sanders and Finishers Salary in Sector of Construction

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.

Average Annual Salary of Floor Sanders and Finishers

Percentile BracketAverage 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.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$37,330
0.08% 9.54%
2016
$37,300
-0.48% -
2015
$37,480
3.42% -
2014
$36,200
1.24% -
2013
$35,750
5.54% -
2012
$33,770
- -

Compare Floor Sanders and Finishers Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

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
$70,190
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$64,630
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$45,110
Specialty Trade Contractors
$37,340
Building Finishing Contractors
$37,240
Nonresidential Building Construction
$35,920
Construction of Buildings
$34,360
Residential Building Construction
$34,290
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$28,870
Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors
$28,870
Painting and Wall Covering Contractors
$23,540

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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