Pipelayers Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

The salary statistics of pipelayers in the industry sector of wholesale trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare pipelayers salaries in different industries within the wholesale trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Pipelayers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,360
25th Percentile Wage
$35,520
50th Percentile Wage
$39,130
75th Percentile Wage
$46,520
90th Percentile Wage
$53,900

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pipelayers in the industry sector of wholesale trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) pipelayers is $53,900. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $39,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid pipelayers is $33,360.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of pipelayers in the industry sector of wholesale trade from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201639,1302.99%26.58%
201537,96015.31%-
201432,15010.64%-
201228,730--

Compare Pipelayers Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of pipelayers in two industries in the wholesale trade sector are shown below. For detailed pipelayers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$38,670
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$37,900

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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