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 $88,140
California $55,700
Washington $58,410
Oregon $56,350
Minnesota $61,850
Illinois $41,790
Connecticut $53,550
New Jersey $52,950
Massachusetts $48,120
New York $41,010
North Dakota $48,000
District of Columbia $48,020
Pennsylvania $47,060
New Hampshire $46,270
Colorado $46,500
Wisconsin $42,290
Maryland $45,390
Vermont $45,150
Missouri $40,280
Indiana $44,830
Oklahoma $41,200
Maine $45,080
Delaware $39,330
Kansas $39,200
Michigan $39,940
Wyoming $41,970
Montana $38,020
Arizona $40,250
Kentucky $40,610
Ohio $41,650
Rhode Island $40,920
Tennessee $39,810
Arkansas $36,180
Utah $40,060
New Mexico $37,660
Nebraska $39,730
Nevada $37,720
Texas $37,240
Georgia $36,130
North Carolina $36,380
South Carolina $35,560
West Virginia $30,960
Virginia $36,820
Idaho $35,790
Louisiana $34,820
Florida $35,030
Iowa $34,050
Mississippi $32,600
Alabama $32,930
South Dakota $32,820
Puerto Rico $20,860

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 stone cutters but more than construction workers.

Career Median Salary
Stone cutter salary $33K
Cabinetmaker salary $29K
Roofer salary $31K
Furniture finisher salary $32K
Carpenter salary $32K
Drywall and ceiling tile installer salary $30K
Fork lift operator salary $29K
Construction painter salary $29K
Construction worker salary $28K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)