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Plasterers and Stucco Masons Salary Information

The salary statistics of plasterers and stucco masons are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of plasterers and stucco masons within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The plasterers and stucco masons 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. Plasterers and Stucco Masons Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,890
25th Percentile Wage
$33,550
50th Percentile Wage
$40,750
75th Percentile Wage
$53,430
90th Percentile Wage
$71,020

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for plasterers and stucco masons. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) plasterers and stucco masons is $71,020. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $40,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27,890. Notice that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 154% 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 plasterers and stucco masons from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$40,750
4.56% 8.88%
2016
$38,890
4.04% -
2015
$37,320
-0.62% -
2014
$37,550
2.32% -
2013
$36,680
-1.23% -
2012
$37,130
- -

Table 2. Plasterers and Stucco Masons Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of plasterers and stucco masons in 6 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 plasterers and stucco masons occupations is the federal, state, and local government sector with an annual salary $88,150. The lowest paying sector is the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector (annual salary $38,570).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Federal, State, and Local Government
$88,150
Health Care and Social Assistance
$57,920
Educational Services
$49,820
Manufacturing
$49,800
Construction
$40,190
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$38,570

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Plasterers and Stucco Masons by States

From the above tables we note that not only plasterers and stucco masons 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 plasterers and stucco masons in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $28,310 to $85,650. The highest paying state for plasterers and stucco masons is New York with a median annual salary of $85,650. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $28,310. For more salary information of plasterers and stucco masons profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
New York
$85,650
Illinois
$73,400
Massachusetts
$66,340
Minnesota
$60,790
District of Columbia
$56,360
Connecticut
$55,860
New Hampshire
$55,720
Michigan
$54,380
Washington
$53,660
Hawaii
$50,210
Pennsylvania
$49,810
Kansas
$49,150
Indiana
$48,870
California
$46,910
Ohio
$46,440
Iowa
$46,110
Oregon
$45,220
Delaware
$40,190
Maryland
$39,790
Texas
$39,710
South Carolina
$39,610
Kentucky
$39,480
Montana
$39,470
Virginia
$38,960
Tennessee
$38,530
Alabama
$38,310
Wisconsin
$38,050
North Carolina
$37,600
Nebraska
$37,460
Georgia
$37,330
Arizona
$37,280
Rhode Island
$37,220
Oklahoma
$37,050
Florida
$36,590
New Jersey
$36,370
Missouri
$36,320
Mississippi
$36,240
Idaho
$35,740
New Mexico
$35,180
Utah
$35,090
West Virginia
$35,070
Colorado
$34,610
Arkansas
$33,100
Nevada
$32,400
Louisiana
$31,420
Guam
$28,980
Puerto Rico
$28,310



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