The salary statistics of cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo workers in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo worker salaries in different industries within the construction sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$27,700|
|25th Percentile Wage||$33,330|
|50th Percentile Wage||$40,790|
|75th Percentile Wage||$53,420|
|90th Percentile Wage||$73,080|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo workers 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) cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo workers is $73,080. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $40,790. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo workers is $27,700.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo workers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo workers in 22 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 cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo worker occupations is the drywall and insulation contractors industry with an annual salary $54,230. The lowest paying industry is the plumbing, heating, and air-conditioning contractors industry (annual salary $36,030). For detailed cement masons, concrete finishers, and terrazzo worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Drywall and Insulation Contractors|| |
|Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction|| |
|Painting and Wall Covering Contractors|| |
|Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Utility System Construction|| |
|Roofing Contractors|| |
|Nonresidential Building Construction|| |
|Masonry Contractors|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Residential Building Construction|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Building Finishing Contractors|| |
|Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors|| |
|Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors|| |
|Land Subdivision|| |
|Other Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors|| |
|Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .