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 7% less than similar careers in West Virginia. On average, they make less than architects but more than pipelayers.

Career Median Salary
Architect salary $83K
Surveyor salary $63K
Plumber salary $58K
Pipefitter salary $58K
Building and construction inspector salary $53K
Ironworker salary $57K
Crane operator salary $52K
Electrician salary $54K
Explosives worker salary $46K
Pipelayer salary $46K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)