Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Worker Salary in Sector of Construction

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

Average Annual Salary of Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,360
25th Percentile Wage
$36,440
50th Percentile Wage
$47,590
75th Percentile Wage
$70,720
90th Percentile Wage
$93,770

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for reinforcing iron and rebar 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) reinforcing iron and rebar workers is $93,770. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $47,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid reinforcing iron and rebar workers is $31,360.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of reinforcing iron and rebar workers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$47,590
-0.95% 4.62%
2016
$48,040
-0.02% -
2015
$48,050
-4.64% -
2014
$50,280
-2.63% -
2013
$51,600
12.03% -
2012
$45,390
- -

Compare Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of reinforcing iron and rebar workers in 17 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 reinforcing iron and rebar worker occupations is the other building equipment contractors industry with an annual salary $67,850. The lowest paying industry is the building finishing contractors industry (annual salary $29,700). For detailed reinforcing iron and rebar worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$67,850
Utility System Construction
$62,700
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
$61,830
Building Equipment Contractors
$61,830
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$61,010
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$60,540
Nonresidential Building Construction
$58,490
Construction of Buildings
$57,810
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$56,580
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$50,270
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$49,720
Residential Building Construction
$47,870
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$44,900
Specialty Trade Contractors
$44,750
Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors
$40,520
Masonry Contractors
$32,360
Building Finishing Contractors
$29,700

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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