Ironworker earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Ironworker salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Alaska $71,710
Alabama $48,670
Arkansas $39,140
Arizona $43,970
California $66,510
Colorado $50,300
Connecticut $64,940
District of Columbia $57,250
Delaware $49,900
Florida $41,510
Georgia $38,780
Guam $28,990
Hawaii $74,110
Iowa $54,320
Idaho $39,230
Illinois $88,360
Indiana $56,013
Kansas $42,810
Kentucky $43,410
Louisiana $53,650
Massachusetts $82,370
Maryland $48,470
Maine $48,090
Michigan $55,360
Minnesota $69,200
Missouri $55,200
Mississippi $39,940
Montana $49,930
North Carolina $39,970
North Dakota $47,810
Nebraska $37,430
New Hampshire $44,210
New Jersey $90,570
New Mexico $55,950
Nevada $34,450
New York $89,770
Ohio $60,360
Oklahoma $41,240
Oregon $69,950
Pennsylvania $60,100
Puerto Rico $18,380
Rhode Island $74,830
South Carolina $40,650
South Dakota $41,700
Tennessee $43,420
Texas $42,390
Utah $44,100
Virginia $50,030
Vermont $42,740
Washington $83,950
Wisconsin $60,440
West Virginia $57,260
Wyoming $55,290

How do ironworker salaries compare to similar careers?

Ironworkers earn about the same as related careers in Illinois. On average, they make less than pipefitters but more than surveyors.

Career Median Salary
Pipefitter salary $79K
Plumber salary $79K
Architect salary $75K
Brickmason salary $73K
Ironworker salary $88K
Plasterer salary $79K
Cement mason salary $66K
Pipelayer salary $70K
Surveyor salary $67K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)