Boilermaker earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Boilermaker salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $98,060
Minnesota $97,640
North Dakota $84,270
Colorado $80,940
Ohio $80,700
New Jersey $78,820
New York $78,600
Oklahoma $78,210
Massachusetts $78,170
Pennsylvania $77,250
Washington $77,240
Indiana $77,200
Hawaii $76,920
Utah $76,920
Delaware $76,310
New Hampshire $76,170
Michigan $75,510
Montana $72,110
Wyoming $71,800
West Virginia $70,170
Idaho $67,400
Maryland $67,120
Texas $64,290
Georgia $61,930
Louisiana $61,650
Tennessee $61,360
Alabama $60,590
Iowa $60,360
Kentucky $60,110
Mississippi $60,110
New Mexico $60,110
Oregon $60,110
South Carolina $59,230
Arizona $58,400
Virginia $49,330
Connecticut $48,930
North Carolina $48,800
Nevada $48,780
Florida $48,210
South Dakota $48,000
Arkansas $44,310
Kansas $42,440
Missouri $41,340
Nebraska $39,870
Wisconsin $39,740
California $109,410
Illinois $100,110

How do boilermaker salaries compare to similar careers?

Boilermakers earn 12% less than similar careers in Mississippi. On average, they make less than biomass power plant managers but more than rotary drill operators.

Career Median Salary
Biomass power plant manager salary $98K
Biofuels production manager salary $98K
Petroleum pump system operator salary $101K
Power plant operator salary $80K
Logistician salary $62K
Boilermaker salary $60K
Non-Destructive testing specialist salary $61K
Rigger salary $59K
Tool and die maker salary $48K
Rotary drill operator salary $46K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)