Brickmasons and Blockmasons Salary Information in Pennsylvania

The average annual and hourly salaries for brickmasons and blockmasons in the state of Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of brickmasons and blockmasons amongst Pennsylvania areas 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 Brickmasons and Blockmasons in Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,120
25th Percentile Wage
$41,930
50th Percentile Wage
$54,210
75th Percentile Wage
$66,390
90th Percentile Wage
$79,840

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for brickmasons and blockmasons in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $79,840. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $54,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32,120.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15.44
25th Percentile Wage
$20.16
50th Percentile Wage
$26.06
75th Percentile Wage
$31.92
90th Percentile Wage
$38.39

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for brickmasons and blockmasons in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $38.39. The median hourly salary is $26.06. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $15.44.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of brickmasons and blockmasons from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201654,2104.67%13.67%
201551,6807.18%-
201447,9703.38%-
201346,350-0.97%-
201246,800--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Brickmasons and Blockmasons in Pennsylvania Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of brickmasons and blockmasons in some Pennsylvania cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of brickmasons and blockmasons in state of Pennsylvania ranges from $41,290 to $68,230. The highest paying area for brickmasons and blockmasons in Pennsylvania is Philadelphia with a median annual salary of $68,230. The second highest paying city/area in Pennsylvania State is Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton (mean annual salary $66,390). The lowest paying area is Harrisburg-Carlisle with a median annual salary of $41,290.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Philadelphia
$68,230
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$66,390
Newark-Union
$62,650
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$61,700
Pittsburgh
$56,770
Reading
$54,550
Altoona
$50,300
Lancaster
$49,000
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$48,540
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$48,400
York-Hanover
$46,040
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$45,400
Erie
$43,790
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$43,620
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$43,590
Lebanon
$41,480
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$41,290



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