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 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$18,620|
|25th Percentile Wage||$20,300|
|50th Percentile Wage||$23,390|
|75th Percentile Wage||$28,000|
|90th Percentile Wage||$35,160|
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 $35,160. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $23,390. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18,620. Notice that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 88% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of automotive and watercraft service attendants from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of automotive and watercraft service attendants in 16 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 $45,940. The lowest paying sector is the professional, scientific, and technical services sector (annual salary $19,320).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
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 $19,540 to $33,450. The highest paying state for automotive and watercraft service attendants is Montana with a median annual salary of $33,450. The lowest paying state is Guam with a median annual salary of $19,540. 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|
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|District of Columbia|| |
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|Rhode Island|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|New York|| |
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|Virgin Islands|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|New Jersey|| |