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Other Construction Trades Helper Salary Information

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

Table 1. Other Construction Trades Helper Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,000
25th Percentile Wage
$23,680
50th Percentile Wage
$29,270
75th Percentile Wage
$36,710
90th Percentile Wage
$46,220

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other construction trades helpers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other construction trades helpers is $46,220. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $29,270. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20,000. Note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 131% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other construction trades helpers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201629,2702.60%12.50%
201528,5101.75%-
201428,0105.46%-
201326,4803.29%-
201225,610--

Table 2. Other Construction Trades Helper Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of other construction trades helpers in 11 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 other construction trades helpers occupations is the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector with an annual salary $36,940. The lowest paying sector is the retail trade sector (annual salary $23,870).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$36,940
Federal, State, and Local Government
$33,210
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$31,910
Educational Services
$31,570
Mining
$29,850
Construction
$29,350
Health Care and Social Assistance
$29,170
Wholesale Trade
$28,780
Manufacturing
$27,620
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$26,540
Retail Trade
$23,870

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Other Construction Trades Helpers by States

From the above tables we note that not only other construction trades helpers 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 other construction trades helpers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $18,460 to $39,450. The highest paying state for other construction trades helpers is Washington with a median annual salary of $39,450. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $18,460. For more salary information of other construction trades helpers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Washington
$39,450
Alaska
$37,890
Nevada
$36,210
Illinois
$34,630
Wisconsin
$33,620
Oregon
$33,240
New York
$32,590
District of Columbia
$32,310
Massachusetts
$32,200
Michigan
$32,190
Kentucky
$32,040
Nebraska
$31,900
Hawaii
$31,870
Louisiana
$31,410
Missouri
$30,870
Minnesota
$30,790
New Jersey
$30,650
Georgia
$30,550
California
$30,330
Texas
$30,310
Colorado
$30,230
Arkansas
$30,170
Oklahoma
$29,990
Delaware
$29,340
Tennessee
$29,050
Connecticut
$28,940
Pennsylvania
$28,780
Arizona
$28,550
New Mexico
$28,090
Kansas
$28,060
Maryland
$27,930
Virginia
$27,920
Utah
$27,910
Idaho
$27,690
South Carolina
$27,580
Ohio
$27,520
Indiana
$27,310
Iowa
$27,220
Montana
$26,390
Maine
$25,770
Florida
$25,610
West Virginia
$25,350
North Carolina
$24,260
Alabama
$23,160
North Dakota
$22,230
New Hampshire
$19,890
Puerto Rico
$18,460


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