Structural Iron and Steel Worker Salary Information in Massachusetts

The average annual and hourly salaries for structural iron and steel workers in the state of Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of structural iron and steel workers among Massachusetts cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Structural Iron and Steel Workers in Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,350
25th Percentile Wage
$57,650
50th Percentile Wage
$68,470
75th Percentile Wage
$86,710
90th Percentile Wage
$97,610

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for structural iron and steel workers in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $97,610. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $68,470. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $48,350.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23.25
25th Percentile Wage
$27.72
50th Percentile Wage
$32.92
75th Percentile Wage
$41.69
90th Percentile Wage
$46.93

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for structural iron and steel workers in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $46.93. The median hourly salary is $32.92. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23.25.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of structural iron and steel workers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201668,470-1.34%-0.53%
201569,390-3.16%-
201471,580-6.85%-
201376,48010.00%-
201268,830--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Structural Iron and Steel Workers in Massachusetts Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of structural iron and steel workers in some Massachusetts cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of structural iron and steel workers in state of Massachusetts ranges from $50,210 to $69,190. The highest paying area for structural iron and steel workers in Massachusetts is Peabody with a median annual salary of $69,190. The second highest paying city/area in Massachusetts State is Boston-Cambridge-Quincy (mean annual salary $67,230). The lowest paying area is Taunton-Norton-Raynham with a median annual salary of $50,210.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Peabody
$69,190
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$67,230
Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton
$67,170
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$63,680
Taunton-Norton-Raynham
$50,210


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