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Rock Splitters, Quarry Salary Information

The salary statistics of rock splitters, quarry are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of rock splitters, quarry within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The rock splitters, quarry 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. Rock Splitters, Quarry Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,900
25th Percentile Wage
$27,160
50th Percentile Wage
$34,020
75th Percentile Wage
$42,400
90th Percentile Wage
$49,370

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for rock splitters, quarry. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) rock splitters, quarry is $49,370. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $34,020. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21,900. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 125% 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 rock splitters, quarry from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201634,0200.59%5.11%
201533,8201.71%-
201433,2401.35%-
201332,7901.56%-
201232,280--

Table 2. Rock Splitters, Quarry Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of rock splitters, quarry 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 rock splitters, quarry occupations is the manufacturing sector with an annual salary $36,030. The lowest paying sector is the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector (annual salary $28,430).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Manufacturing
$36,030
Construction
$33,960
Mining
$33,890
Wholesale Trade
$32,680
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$28,430

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Rock Splitters, Quarry by States

From the above tables we note that not only rock splitters, quarry 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 rock splitters, quarry in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $20,290 to $45,880. The highest paying state for rock splitters, quarry is Washington with a median annual salary of $45,880. The lowest paying state is Texas with a median annual salary of $20,290. For more salary information of rock splitters, quarry profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Washington
$45,880
Virginia
$40,420
Iowa
$38,970
Utah
$37,510
North Carolina
$36,800
Minnesota
$35,980
Ohio
$35,890
Colorado
$35,840
Pennsylvania
$35,450
Georgia
$35,390
Indiana
$35,270
New York
$35,020
Missouri
$34,850
South Dakota
$33,880
Wisconsin
$33,150
Arizona
$32,900
Tennessee
$32,890
Illinois
$31,740
Oklahoma
$30,110
Kentucky
$30,030
Montana
$29,560
Maryland
$29,300
West Virginia
$29,130
California
$27,150
Arkansas
$26,260
Florida
$24,240
Texas
$20,290


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