Gem worker earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Gem worker salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Kentucky $63,200
New Jersey $56,880
Connecticut $45,040
Oregon $40,830
North Dakota $40,700
Wisconsin $54,720
Maryland $54,630
New York $43,290
Virginia $50,470
New Hampshire $45,510
Tennessee $38,000
Delaware $47,220
Nevada $44,620
Arizona $44,940
Massachusetts $43,460
Iowa $43,580
Kansas $45,580
Maine $45,120
Arkansas $36,220
Rhode Island $38,280
Pennsylvania $42,400
Colorado $42,480
Idaho $40,160
Texas $38,200
Alabama $41,070
Florida $38,180
Indiana $40,170
Oklahoma $40,870
California $38,110
Michigan $38,710
North Carolina $38,210
South Carolina $37,910
Vermont $36,540
Minnesota $38,010
Washington $39,010
West Virginia $38,360
Illinois $33,700
Missouri $36,270
Ohio $36,170
Hawaii $34,310
South Dakota $35,370
Utah $36,620
Louisiana $31,720
Georgia $34,900
Montana $33,860
Alaska $31,940
Nebraska $25,460
New Mexico $28,710
Mississippi $22,400
Puerto Rico $26,420

How do gem worker salaries compare to similar careers?

Gem workers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than machine assemblers but more than jewelers.

Career Median Salary
Machine assembler salary $44K
Machinist salary $44K
Glazier salary $44K
Museum conservator salary $43K
Sculptor salary $30K
Gem worker salary $39K
Precious metal worker salary $39K
Welder salary $41K
Videographer salary $35K
Jeweler salary $39K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)