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Other Material Moving Worker Salary Information

The salary statistics of other material moving workers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of other material moving workers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The other material moving workers 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. Other Material Moving Worker Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,540
25th Percentile Wage
$23,880
50th Percentile Wage
$29,610
75th Percentile Wage
$43,980
90th Percentile Wage
$59,050

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other material moving workers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other material moving workers is $59,050. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $29,610. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21,540. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 174% 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 other material moving workers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$29,610
4.19% -26.04%
2016
$28,370
-7.01% -
2015
$30,360
-1.55% -
2014
$30,830
-12.29% -
2013
$34,620
-7.80% -
2012
$37,320
- -

Table 2. Other Material Moving Worker Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of other material moving workers in 19 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 material moving workers occupations is the utilities sector with an annual salary $66,510. The lowest paying sector is the accommodation and food services sector (annual salary $21,490).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Utilities
$66,510
Mining
$51,360
Construction
$42,450
Transportation and Warehousing
$42,430
Educational Services
$41,700
Manufacturing
$37,810
Information
$37,020
Health Care and Social Assistance
$34,200
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$33,170
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$30,970
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$30,350
Federal, State, and Local Government
$29,490
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
$27,670
Wholesale Trade
$27,200
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$26,620
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$26,510
Retail Trade
$25,010
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$23,690
Accommodation and Food Services
$21,490

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Other Material Moving Workers by States

From the above tables we note that not only other material moving workers 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 material moving workers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $18,680 to $72,740. The highest paying state for other material moving workers is New Mexico with a median annual salary of $72,740. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $18,680. For more salary information of other material moving workers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
New Mexico
$72,740
New Jersey
$57,860
Maryland
$57,230
West Virginia
$53,960
Hawaii
$52,780
Mississippi
$48,210
Virgin Islands
$46,980
Virginia
$46,110
New York
$45,740
Nebraska
$44,080
South Carolina
$43,970
Kentucky
$43,210
Alaska
$42,580
Utah
$41,910
Kansas
$40,330
Illinois
$39,470
Colorado
$38,170
Nevada
$36,950
District of Columbia
$36,890
Louisiana
$36,760
Georgia
$36,600
North Carolina
$36,360
North Dakota
$35,450
Oregon
$35,210
Texas
$34,710
Indiana
$34,030
New Hampshire
$32,430
Alabama
$31,440
Connecticut
$31,250
Washington
$31,070
Oklahoma
$30,990
Arkansas
$30,660
Arizona
$30,240
Ohio
$29,660
Pennsylvania
$29,640
Montana
$29,330
Florida
$28,790
Iowa
$27,660
Maine
$27,030
Minnesota
$26,680
California
$25,830
Michigan
$25,550
Missouri
$25,120
Wisconsin
$25,000
Tennessee
$24,980
Vermont
$24,970
Massachusetts
$24,720
Idaho
$23,890
Puerto Rico
$18,680



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