Stonemasons Salary Information

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,650
25th Percentile Wage
$30,230
50th Percentile Wage
$39,780
75th Percentile Wage
$51,810
90th Percentile Wage
$65,790

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for stonemasons. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) stonemasons is $65,790. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $39,780. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23,650. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 178% 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 stonemasons from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201639,7802.89%6.11%
201538,6301.94%-
201437,8803.70%-
201336,480-2.38%-
201237,350--

Table 2. Stonemasons Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of stonemasons 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 stonemasons occupations is the federal, state, and local government sector with an annual salary $51,230. The lowest paying sector is the wholesale trade sector (annual salary $29,020).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Federal, State, and Local Government
$51,230
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$47,140
Construction
$40,050
Manufacturing
$36,590
Retail Trade
$32,560
Wholesale Trade
$29,020

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Stonemasons by States

From the above tables we note that not only stonemasons 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 stonemasons in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $19,350 to $64,230. The highest paying state for stonemasons is Rhode Island with a median annual salary of $64,230. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $19,350. For more salary information of stonemasons profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Rhode Island
$64,230
Illinois
$63,220
Pennsylvania
$62,010
Hawaii
$60,560
Connecticut
$56,370
Massachusetts
$55,220
Virginia
$54,690
Idaho
$52,400
New Jersey
$50,720
Montana
$47,750
Maine
$45,190
Washington
$44,540
Florida
$43,190
New Hampshire
$43,040
Nevada
$42,860
Georgia
$41,660
Wisconsin
$40,770
Indiana
$40,140
North Carolina
$39,900
New York
$39,640
Maryland
$39,400
Missouri
$37,780
Vermont
$37,730
Tennessee
$37,460
Colorado
$37,250
Utah
$37,060
Oklahoma
$36,770
Kentucky
$36,710
California
$36,470
Arizona
$36,210
Arkansas
$35,970
Texas
$33,400
Iowa
$32,770
Kansas
$31,800
Mississippi
$31,530
New Mexico
$30,410
Louisiana
$30,370
South Carolina
$29,470
West Virginia
$24,530
Ohio
$23,660
Puerto Rico
$19,350


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