Structural Iron and Steel Worker Salary Information in North Carolina

The average annual and hourly salaries for structural iron and steel workers in the state of North Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of structural iron and steel workers amongst North Carolina 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,540
25th Percentile Wage
$32,870
50th Percentile Wage
$38,750
75th Percentile Wage
$46,050
90th Percentile Wage
$51,910

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for structural iron and steel workers in North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $51,910. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $38,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27,540.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of structural iron and steel workers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$38,750
4.75% 7.97%
2016
$36,910
0.35% -
2015
$36,780
3.53% -
2014
$35,480
-0.96% -
2013
$35,820
0.45% -
2012
$35,660
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of structural iron and steel workers in some North Carolina cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of structural iron and steel workers in state of North Carolina ranges from $29,330 to $48,810. The highest paying area for structural iron and steel workers in North Carolina is Wilmington with a median annual salary of $48,810. The second highest paying city/area in North Carolina State is Raleigh-Cary (mean annual salary $45,320). The lowest paying area is Fayetteville with a median annual salary of $29,330.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Wilmington
$48,810
Raleigh-Cary
$45,320
Greensboro-High Point
$39,470
Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$35,910
Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$35,320
Rocky Mount
$34,710
Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$32,670
Durham-Chapel Hill
$31,900
Winston-Salem
$30,480
Fayetteville
$29,330




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