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
Alaska $49,250
Alabama $32,930
Arkansas $36,180
Arizona $40,250
California $55,700
Colorado $46,500
Connecticut $53,550
District of Columbia $48,020
Delaware $39,330
Florida $35,030
Georgia $36,130
Hawaii $88,140
Iowa $35,110
Idaho $35,800
Illinois $53,286
Indiana $44,300
Kansas $42,770
Kentucky $41,720
Louisiana $34,820
Massachusetts $48,120
Maryland $45,390
Maine $45,080
Michigan $39,940
Minnesota $61,850
Missouri $40,280
Mississippi $32,600
Montana $38,020
North Carolina $36,380
North Dakota $48,000
Nebraska $39,730
New Hampshire $46,270
New Jersey $52,950
New Mexico $37,660
Nevada $37,720
New York $41,010
Ohio $41,650
Oklahoma $41,200
Oregon $56,350
Pennsylvania $44,185
Puerto Rico $20,860
Rhode Island $40,920
South Carolina $35,560
South Dakota $32,820
Tennessee $39,810
Texas $37,240
Utah $40,060
Virginia $36,820
Vermont $45,150
Washington $58,410
Wisconsin $42,290
West Virginia $30,960
Wyoming $41,970

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 Alabama. On average, they make less than carpenters but more than cabinetmakers.

Career Median Salary
Carpenter salary $36K
Plasterer salary $34K
Roofer salary $34K
Fork lift operator salary $33K
Pipelayer salary $33K
Drywall and ceiling tile installer salary $33K
Stone cutter salary $32K
Construction painter salary $31K
Construction worker salary $29K
Cabinetmaker salary $29K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)