Mechanical Insulation Worker Salary in Sector of Construction

The salary statistics of mechanical insulation workers in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare mechanical insulation worker salaries in different industries within the construction sector.

Average Annual Salary of Mechanical Insulation Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,770
25th Percentile Wage
$35,030
50th Percentile Wage
$44,830
75th Percentile Wage
$61,470
90th Percentile Wage
$85,700

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mechanical 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) mechanical insulation workers is $85,700. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $44,830. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid mechanical insulation workers is $28,770.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of mechanical insulation workers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201644,8303.39%13.58%
201543,3101.71%-
201442,5705.31%-
201340,3103.89%-
201238,740--

Compare Mechanical Insulation Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of mechanical insulation workers in 15 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 mechanical insulation worker occupations is the construction of buildings industry with an annual salary $57,580. The lowest paying industry is the electrical contractors and other wiring installation contractors industry (annual salary $37,730). For detailed mechanical insulation worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Construction of Buildings
$57,580
Nonresidential Building Construction
$57,580
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$54,660
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$47,720
Drywall and Insulation Contractors
$46,510
Building Finishing Contractors
$46,430
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$46,250
Specialty Trade Contractors
$44,770
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$44,000
Building Equipment Contractors
$43,630
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$42,670
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$41,250
Utility System Construction
$39,250
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$38,800
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$37,730

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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