The salary statistics of dishwashers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of dishwashers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The dishwashers 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 dishwashers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) dishwashers is $25,800. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $20,800. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17,310. Notice that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 49% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of dishwashers from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of dishwashers in 15 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 dishwashers occupations is the transportation and warehousing sector with an annual salary $22,430. The lowest paying sector is the construction sector (annual salary $19,080).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
From the above tables we note that not only dishwashers 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 dishwashers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $17,820 to $24,010. The highest paying state for dishwashers is District of Columbia with a median annual salary of $24,010. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $17,820. For more salary information of dishwashers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|District of Columbia|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|New York|| |
|Virgin Islands|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |