Fence Erectors Salary Information

The salary statistics of fence erectors are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of fence erectors within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The fence erectors 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 [1].

Table 1. Fence Erectors Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,460
25th Percentile Wage
$27,190
50th Percentile Wage
$33,320
75th Percentile Wage
$40,730
90th Percentile Wage
$54,760

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for fence erectors. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) fence erectors is $54,760. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $33,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22,460. Notice that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 143% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of fence erectors from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$33,320
0.51% 9.39%
2016
$33,150
2.11% -
2015
$32,450
2.90% -
2014
$31,510
0.86% -
2013
$31,240
3.36% -
2012
$30,190
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Table 2. Fence Erectors Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of fence erectors in 8 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 fence erectors occupations is the wholesale trade sector with an annual salary $38,170. The lowest paying sector is the federal, state, and local government sector (annual salary $26,820).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Wholesale Trade
$38,170
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$34,130
Construction
$33,460
Manufacturing
$32,940
Retail Trade
$31,870
Mining
$31,740
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$30,240
Federal, State, and Local Government
$26,820

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Fence Erectors by States

From the above tables we note that not only fence erectors 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 fence erectors in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $23,140 to $44,260. The highest paying state for fence erectors is North Dakota with a median annual salary of $44,260. The lowest paying state is Alabama with a median annual salary of $23,140. For more salary information of fence erectors profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
North Dakota
$44,260
West Virginia
$39,540
Connecticut
$38,430
California
$38,320
Wisconsin
$37,570
Massachusetts
$37,350
Minnesota
$37,280
Washington
$36,690
Hawaii
$36,490
Pennsylvania
$36,370
Nevada
$35,990
Iowa
$35,600
Ohio
$34,830
New York
$34,530
Virginia
$34,370
Colorado
$34,260
New Hampshire
$34,030
Georgia
$34,020
Kansas
$33,830
Florida
$33,460
Nebraska
$33,340
Michigan
$33,100
Wyoming
$32,910
North Carolina
$32,240
New Mexico
$31,950
Illinois
$31,750
Arizona
$31,650
Montana
$31,610
New Jersey
$31,570
Oklahoma
$31,200
Utah
$31,190
Indiana
$30,580
Tennessee
$30,510
South Dakota
$30,480
Kentucky
$30,250
Oregon
$30,150
Mississippi
$29,940
Texas
$29,110
Maryland
$28,490
Missouri
$28,400
Maine
$28,310
Idaho
$27,830
South Carolina
$27,660
Vermont
$26,550
Arkansas
$26,110
Louisiana
$24,450
Alabama
$23,140



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