Gem worker earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Gem worker salary by state

State Name Average Salary
New Hampshire $57,370
Missouri $50,280
Michigan $49,010
California $48,810
Colorado $48,620
Nevada $48,400
Wisconsin $48,360
Arkansas $48,300
Massachusetts $48,260
Virginia $48,260
Maryland $48,070
New Jersey $47,950
New York $47,840
Connecticut $47,570
Mississippi $47,440
Pennsylvania $47,430
Indiana $47,370
Delaware $47,220
Maine $47,140
Washington $47,130
Ohio $46,640
Kentucky $46,590
Kansas $45,720
North Dakota $45,060
Florida $44,630
Minnesota $40,640
Oklahoma $40,020
Texas $39,300
Iowa $39,080
North Carolina $38,650
Alabama $38,370
Oregon $38,270
Vermont $38,050
Rhode Island $38,030
Hawaii $37,990
Tennessee $37,890
Idaho $37,800
Illinois $37,720
Montana $37,610
South Carolina $37,440
Georgia $36,750
Louisiana $36,750
South Dakota $36,750
Virgin Islands, U.S. $36,120
Alaska $34,890
Nebraska $32,120
New Mexico $30,470
Arizona $30,280
Utah $30,280
West Virginia $30,110
Puerto Rico $26,420

How do gem worker salaries compare to similar careers?

Gem workers earn about the same as related careers in Nebraska. On average, they make less than machine feeders but more than florists.

Career Median Salary
Machine feeder salary $36K
Fork lift operator salary $38K
Painting, coating & decorating worker salary $36K
Photographer salary $31K
Hand polishing worker salary $36K
Precious metal worker salary $32K
Gem worker salary $32K
Jeweler salary $32K
Craft artist salary $26K
Florist salary $30K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)