Dishwashers Salary in Sector of Retail Trade

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

Average Annual Salary of Dishwashers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for dishwashers in the industry sector of retail 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) dishwashers is $28,330. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $21,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid dishwashers is $17,880.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of dishwashers in the industry sector of retail trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
4.85% 14.18%
7.02% -
1.91% -
0.26% -
0.85% -
- -

Compare Dishwashers Salary in Different Industries within the Retail Trade Sector

The average salaries of dishwashers in 26 industries in the retail trade sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for dishwashers occupations is the furniture stores industry with an annual salary $24,160. The lowest paying industry is the clothing stores industry (annual salary $18,080). For detailed dishwashers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Furniture Stores
Beer, Wine, and Liquor Stores
Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores
General Merchandise Stores
Health and Personal Care Stores
Health and Personal Care Stores
Miscellaneous Store Retailers
Pharmacies and Drug Stores
Sporting Goods, Hobby, Musical Instrument, and Book Stores
Department Stores
Sporting Goods, Hobby, and Musical Instrument Stores
Food and Beverage Stores
Food and Beverage Stores
Sporting Goods Stores
Other General Merchandise Stores
Home Furnishings Stores
Grocery Stores
Gasoline Stations
Gasoline Stations
Specialty Food Stores
Electronic Shopping and Mail-Order Houses
Office Supplies, Stationery, and Gift Stores
Nonstore Retailers
Vending Machine Operators
Clothing and Clothing Accessories Stores
Clothing Stores

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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