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
Illinois $53,286
Oregon $56,350
Minnesota $61,850
Connecticut $53,550
New Jersey $52,950
Alaska $49,250
Massachusetts $48,120
New York $41,010
North Dakota $48,000
District of Columbia $48,020
Indiana $44,300
New Hampshire $46,270
Colorado $46,500
Pennsylvania $44,185
Wisconsin $42,290
Kentucky $41,720
Maryland $45,390
Vermont $45,150
Kansas $42,770
Missouri $40,280
Oklahoma $41,200
Maine $45,080
Delaware $39,330
Michigan $39,940
Wyoming $41,970
Montana $38,020
Arizona $40,250
Ohio $41,650
Rhode Island $40,920
Tennessee $39,810
Utah $40,060
New Mexico $37,660
Nebraska $39,730
Idaho $35,800
Nevada $37,720
Texas $37,240
Georgia $36,130
Arkansas $36,180
North Carolina $36,380
South Carolina $35,560
West Virginia $30,960
Iowa $35,110
Virginia $36,820
Louisiana $34,820
Florida $35,030
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 6% less than similar careers in New Hampshire. On average, they make less than pipefitters but more than brickmasons.

Career Median Salary
Pipefitter salary $53K
Plasterer salary $58K
Electrician salary $54K
Tile and marble setter salary $49K
HVAC technician salary $51K
Drywall and ceiling tile installer salary $46K
Pipelayer salary $45K
Carpenter salary $46K
Stonemason salary $46K
Brickmason salary $44K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)