Structural Iron and Steel Worker Salary Information in New Jersey

The average annual and hourly salaries for structural iron and steel workers in the state of New Jersey are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of structural iron and steel workers among New Jersey 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 New Jersey

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,300
25th Percentile Wage
$65,890
50th Percentile Wage
$87,320
75th Percentile Wage
$96,590
90th Percentile Wage
$102,180

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for structural iron and steel workers in New Jersey in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $102,180. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $87,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $48,300.

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
$87,320
-5.02% 9.14%
2016
$91,700
0.04% -
2015
$91,660
2.74% -
2014
$89,150
10.27% -
2013
$79,990
0.81% -
2012
$79,340
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of structural iron and steel workers in some New Jersey cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of structural iron and steel workers in state of New Jersey ranges from $46,370 to $93,020. The highest paying area for structural iron and steel workers in New Jersey is Trenton-Ewing with a median annual salary of $93,020. The second highest paying city/area in New Jersey State is Camden (mean annual salary $91,560). The lowest paying area is Wilmington with a median annual salary of $46,370.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Trenton-Ewing
$93,020
Camden
$91,560
Atlantic City-Hammonton
$87,200
Edison-New Brunswick
$86,730
Wilmington
$46,370




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