What’s Hot: The Elevator Installers and Repairers remain in the penthouse of the Best Paid list in the Construction and Extraction group averaging $76,860. Next on the list are the First-Line Supervisors/Mgrs. of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers at $68,040. The Boilermakers jump into the top three with a $62,200 annual average.
What’s Not: Those lending a helping hand in several categories, including Helpers-Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons ($28,760), Helpers-Roofers ($28,890) and Helpers-Carpenters ($30,200) comprise the first three occupations on the Least Paid list.
Wage Estimates for the entire group can be found here.