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Wood Model Makers Salary Information

The salary statistics of wood model makers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of wood model makers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The wood model makers 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. Wood Model Makers Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,910
25th Percentile Wage
$33,530
50th Percentile Wage
$40,890
75th Percentile Wage
$61,020
90th Percentile Wage
$76,480

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for wood model makers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) wood model makers is $76,480. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $40,890. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23,910. Take note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 219% 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 wood model makers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201640,89017.85%29.57%
201533,5907.89%-
201430,9401.65%-
201330,4305.36%-
201228,800--

Table 2. Wood Model Makers Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of wood model makers in 4 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 wood model makers occupations is the federal, state, and local government sector with an annual salary $65,620. The lowest paying sector is the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector (annual salary $27,130).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Federal, State, and Local Government
$65,620
Manufacturing
$39,410
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$36,390
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$27,130

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Wood Model Makers by States

From the above tables we note that not only wood model makers 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 wood model makers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $23,320 to $45,470. The highest paying state for wood model makers is Virginia with a median annual salary of $45,470. The lowest paying state is Michigan with a median annual salary of $23,320. For more salary information of wood model makers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Virginia
$45,470
Georgia
$39,790
California
$38,770
North Carolina
$34,170
Iowa
$32,490
Pennsylvania
$31,290
Indiana
$29,380
Illinois
$28,850
Michigan
$23,320


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