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 Illinois. On average, they make less than roofers but more than crane operators.

Career Median Salary
Roofer salary $57K
Carpenter salary $52K
Building and construction inspector salary $64K
Explosives worker salary $60K
Electrician salary $54K
Drywall and ceiling tile installer salary $53K
Tile and marble setter salary $50K
Construction painter salary $46K
Construction worker salary $46K
Crane operator salary $48K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)