Explosives worker earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Explosives worker salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Wisconsin $63,460
New York $70,470
California $68,610
Nevada $70,620
Wyoming $68,000
Massachusetts $60,670
New Mexico $68,670
Maryland $62,250
Alaska $63,330
Montana $67,400
Hawaii $60,610
Pennsylvania $60,620
Illinois $60,170
Colorado $60,350
North Carolina $59,960
Arizona $56,670
Florida $54,100
Alabama $51,620
Louisiana $48,880
Kentucky $45,690
Indiana $44,760
Georgia $48,650
Utah $52,190
Missouri $46,810
Ohio $47,490
West Virginia $46,500
Tennessee $39,360
Oklahoma $41,760
Arkansas $40,930
Texas $40,100

How do explosives worker salaries compare to similar careers?

Explosives workers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than pipefitters but more than biotechnicians.

Career Median Salary
Pipefitter salary $52K
Plumber salary $50K
Brickmason salary $51K
Scientist salary $38K
Gaffer salary $36K
Explosives worker salary $50K
Environmental technician salary $46K
HVAC technician salary $45K
Plasterer salary $44K
Biotechnician salary $44K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)