The salary statistics of insulation workers in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare insulation worker salaries in different industries within the construction sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$26,210|
|25th Percentile Wage||$31,920|
|50th Percentile Wage||$39,650|
|75th Percentile Wage||$52,610|
|90th Percentile Wage||$74,190|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for insulation 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) insulation workers is $74,190. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $39,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid insulation workers is $26,210.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of insulation workers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of insulation workers in 20 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 insulation worker occupations is the highway, street, and bridge construction industry with an annual salary $71,840. The lowest paying industry is the roofing contractors industry (annual salary $29,520). For detailed insulation worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction|| |
|Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction|| |
|Nonresidential Building Construction|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Painting and Wall Covering Contractors|| |
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Utility System Construction|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Other Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors|| |
|Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Residential Building Construction|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors|| |
|Building Finishing Contractors|| |
|Drywall and Insulation Contractors|| |
|Masonry Contractors|| |
|Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors|| |
|Roofing Contractors|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .