The annual and hourly salary statistics of drywall and ceiling tile installers in Dubuque, Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of drywall and ceiling tile installers in Dubuque is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$18,260|
|25th Percentile Wage||$31,390|
|50th Percentile Wage||$37,180|
|75th Percentile Wage||$44,420|
|90th Percentile Wage||$51,380|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for drywall and ceiling tile installers in Dubuque, Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $51,380. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $37,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,260.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of drywall and ceiling tile installers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $37,180 in Dubuque is in the middle of salary range for drywall and ceiling tile installers in state of Iowa. In comparison, the annual salary of drywall and ceiling tile installers in Dubuque is 25.6 percent (25.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Cedar Rapids and 18.2 percent (18.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Cedar Rapids|| |
|Waterloo-Cedar Falls|| |
|Davenport-Moline-Rock Island|| |
|Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Iowa City|| |
|Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Des Moines-West Des Moines|| |
|Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area|| |