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Tile and Marble Setters Salary Information

The salary statistics of tile and marble setters are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of tile and marble setters within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The tile and marble setters 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. Tile and Marble Setters Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,200
25th Percentile Wage
$31,350
50th Percentile Wage
$40,460
75th Percentile Wage
$53,870
90th Percentile Wage
$71,260

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for tile and marble setters. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) tile and marble setters is $71,260. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $40,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24,200. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 194% 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 tile and marble setters from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201640,4602.62%8.45%
201539,4001.07%-
201438,9803.62%-
201337,5701.41%-
201237,040--

Table 2. Tile and Marble Setters Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of tile and marble setters 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 tile and marble setters occupations is the federal, state, and local government sector with an annual salary $64,630. The lowest paying sector is the wholesale trade sector (annual salary $35,790).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Federal, State, and Local Government
$64,630
Construction
$41,260
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$38,930
Retail Trade
$37,100
Manufacturing
$35,910
Wholesale Trade
$35,790

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Tile and Marble Setters by States

From the above tables we note that not only tile and marble setters 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 tile and marble setters in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $21,770 to $68,470. The highest paying state for tile and marble setters is New York with a median annual salary of $68,470. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $21,770. For more salary information of tile and marble setters profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
New York
$68,470
Massachusetts
$63,990
Missouri
$59,300
Hawaii
$58,250
Connecticut
$53,990
Ohio
$53,050
Washington
$50,970
Kansas
$49,940
New Jersey
$47,680
Maryland
$46,810
Wisconsin
$45,950
Michigan
$45,560
Minnesota
$45,430
California
$45,290
South Dakota
$45,060
Illinois
$44,800
New Hampshire
$44,040
Virginia
$43,220
Oregon
$41,320
Pennsylvania
$40,840
Delaware
$40,750
Kentucky
$40,580
Utah
$40,220
Nevada
$40,140
Arizona
$40,000
Alabama
$39,210
Wyoming
$38,920
Nebraska
$38,620
Colorado
$38,020
North Dakota
$37,500
Maine
$37,260
Iowa
$36,100
North Carolina
$35,800
Indiana
$35,500
Georgia
$35,460
Tennessee
$35,360
South Carolina
$34,880
Louisiana
$34,840
Idaho
$34,660
Montana
$33,540
New Mexico
$33,070
Texas
$32,180
Arkansas
$30,540
Florida
$30,030
Oklahoma
$30,000
Mississippi
$29,330
Puerto Rico
$21,770


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