Paperhangers Salary Information

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,630
25th Percentile Wage
$29,700
50th Percentile Wage
$37,030
75th Percentile Wage
$48,360
90th Percentile Wage
$62,500

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for paperhangers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) paperhangers is $62,500. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $37,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25,630. It is noted 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 paperhangers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$37,030
8.80% 6.56%
2016
$33,770
0.53% -
2015
$33,590
1.96% -
2014
$32,930
-2.25% -
2013
$33,670
-2.76% -
2012
$34,600
- -

Table 2. Paperhangers Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of paperhangers in 5 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 paperhangers occupations is the federal, state, and local government sector with an annual salary $44,250. The lowest paying sector is the manufacturing sector (annual salary $30,390).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Federal, State, and Local Government
$44,250
Construction
$41,080
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$35,830
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$34,850
Manufacturing
$30,390

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Paperhangers by States

From the above tables we note that not only paperhangers 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 paperhangers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $22,770 to $54,210. The highest paying state for paperhangers is New Jersey with a median annual salary of $54,210. The lowest paying state is Minnesota with a median annual salary of $22,770. For more salary information of paperhangers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
New Jersey
$54,210
Colorado
$50,010
Massachusetts
$46,810
Connecticut
$44,130
New York
$44,120
Michigan
$41,570
Wisconsin
$41,460
Oregon
$40,380
California
$40,180
Missouri
$38,270
North Carolina
$38,050
Washington
$36,990
Iowa
$36,970
Indiana
$36,780
Kentucky
$36,310
Ohio
$36,220
Florida
$36,210
Maryland
$36,080
Pennsylvania
$35,220
Illinois
$34,700
Arizona
$34,200
Georgia
$34,160
Alabama
$34,140
Delaware
$33,500
New Mexico
$33,240
South Carolina
$32,690
Oklahoma
$30,390
Texas
$29,580
Arkansas
$28,910
Louisiana
$28,220
Utah
$24,340
Tennessee
$23,490
Minnesota
$22,770



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