Elevator Installer and Repairer Salary in Sector of Construction

The salary statistics of elevator installers and repairers in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare elevator installer and repairer salaries in different industries within the construction sector.

Average Annual Salary of Elevator Installers and Repairers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,630
25th Percentile Wage
$55,520
50th Percentile Wage
$78,600
75th Percentile Wage
$98,050
90th Percentile Wage
$115,840

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for elevator installers and repairers 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) elevator installers and repairers is $115,840. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $78,600. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid elevator installers and repairers is $37,630.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of elevator installers and repairers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201678,600-2.74%1.40%
201580,7502.01%-
201479,1300.09%-
201379,0601.97%-
201277,500--

Compare Elevator Installer and Repairer Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of elevator installers and repairers in three 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 elevator installer and repairer occupations is the other building equipment contractors industry with an annual salary $78,680. The lowest paying industry is the specialty trade contractors industry (annual salary $78,600). For detailed elevator installer and repairer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$78,680
Building Equipment Contractors
$78,620
Specialty Trade Contractors
$78,600

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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