The salary statistics of automotive and watercraft service attendants are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of automotive and watercraft service attendants within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The automotive and watercraft service attendants annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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 automotive and watercraft service attendants. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) automotive and watercraft service attendants is $34,410. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $22,420. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17,900. Notice that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 92% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of automotive and watercraft service attendants from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of automotive and watercraft service attendants in 14 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for automotive and watercraft service attendants occupations is the utilities sector with an annual salary $43,570. The lowest paying sector is the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector (annual salary $20,040).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
From the above tables we note that not only automotive and watercraft service attendants salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of automotive and watercraft service attendants in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $18,360 to $40,630. The highest paying state for automotive and watercraft service attendants is Montana with a median annual salary of $40,630. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $18,360. For more salary information of automotive and watercraft service attendants profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|North Dakota|| |
|District of Columbia|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|New York|| |
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|West Virginia|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |