Boilermaker earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Boilermaker salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alabama $56,350
Arkansas $44,310
Arizona $58,400
California $70,590
Colorado $72,250
Connecticut $68,110
Florida $58,270
Georgia $62,010
Idaho $67,400
Illinois $67,360
Indiana $71,600
Kansas $59,100
Kentucky $84,930
Louisiana $59,470
Massachusetts $60,930
Maryland $59,800
Michigan $71,930
Minnesota $64,360
Missouri $43,150
Mississippi $55,430
Montana $72,520
North Carolina $62,140
North Dakota $84,270
Nebraska $77,750
New Hampshire $76,170
New Jersey $65,510
New Mexico $59,970
Nevada $35,750
New York $64,330
Ohio $73,040
Oklahoma $51,500
Oregon $61,860
Pennsylvania $78,380
South Carolina $59,230
Tennessee $72,680
Texas $57,570
Utah $59,310
Virginia $55,010
Washington $62,550
Wisconsin $62,500
West Virginia $70,170
Wyoming $71,800

How do boilermaker salaries compare to similar careers?

Boilermakers earn 14% less than similar careers in the United States. On average, they make less than biomass power plant managers but more than mining machine operators.

Career Median Salary
Biomass power plant manager salary $105K
Industrial production manager salary $98K
Power plant operator salary $82K
Petroleum pump system operator salary $74K
Industrial designer salary $67K
Boilermaker salary $63K
Logistician salary $58K
Tool and die maker salary $54K
Oil and gas rotary drill operator salary $55K
Mining machine operator salary $55K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)