Drywall and ceiling tile installer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Drywall and ceiling tile installer salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Hawaii $84,070
New York $50,720
Alaska $66,740
California $52,960
New Jersey $55,660
Connecticut $59,500
Washington $55,740
Illinois $54,810
District of Columbia $45,610
Wisconsin $48,070
Minnesota $50,200
Massachusetts $47,590
Pennsylvania $45,720
Maine $46,880
Oregon $41,730
Delaware $41,910
Vermont $46,300
New Hampshire $45,910
Wyoming $46,100
Michigan $40,690
Louisiana $37,970
Indiana $44,540
Colorado $43,860
Missouri $37,880
Maryland $41,540
Virginia $40,760
North Dakota $38,770
Kansas $38,050
Ohio $38,660
Georgia $40,760
West Virginia $37,410
Nevada $39,220
Oklahoma $40,040
New Mexico $37,760
Arizona $37,370
Kentucky $38,220
Nebraska $37,180
Tennessee $36,400
Idaho $36,330
Utah $37,220
South Dakota $33,610
Alabama $35,180
Mississippi $29,940
Iowa $34,350
Montana $34,620
North Carolina $34,550
Texas $34,120
Arkansas $30,310
Florida $32,380
South Carolina $31,040
Puerto Rico $21,730

How do drywall and ceiling tile installer salaries compare to similar careers?

Drywall and ceiling tile installers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than HVAC technicians but more than construction workers.

Career Median Salary
HVAC technician salary $34K
Plumber salary $35K
Woodworker salary $30K
Cabinetmaker salary $29K
Roofer salary $31K
Drywall and ceiling tile installer salary $31K
Carpenter salary $31K
Stone cutter salary $32K
Furniture finisher salary $31K
Construction worker salary $28K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)