The salary statistics of fence erectors are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of fence erectors within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The fence erectors 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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$22,460|
|25th Percentile Wage||$27,190|
|50th Percentile Wage||$33,320|
|75th Percentile Wage||$40,730|
|90th Percentile Wage||$54,760|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for fence erectors. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) fence erectors is $54,760. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $33,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22,460. Notice that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 143% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of fence erectors from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of fence erectors in 8 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 fence erectors occupations is the wholesale trade sector with an annual salary $38,170. The lowest paying sector is the federal, state, and local government sector (annual salary $26,820).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
From the above tables we note that not only fence erectors 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 fence erectors in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $23,140 to $44,260. The highest paying state for fence erectors is North Dakota with a median annual salary of $44,260. The lowest paying state is Alabama with a median annual salary of $23,140. For more salary information of fence erectors profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|North Dakota|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|New York|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|South Carolina|| |