Roofer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Roofer salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Illinois $56,589
New York $54,870
New Jersey $59,340
Hawaii $55,570
Massachusetts $51,640
Connecticut $54,390
Rhode Island $55,790
Minnesota $52,470
Washington $54,200
Missouri $48,400
Alaska $48,480
California $49,550
Pennsylvania $45,826
Indiana $43,990
Maryland $46,450
Kentucky $42,110
District of Columbia $38,670
North Dakota $41,530
Michigan $39,840
Nevada $42,460
Virginia $42,110
Iowa $38,180
Wisconsin $41,590
Delaware $41,020
Colorado $40,660
Oregon $37,950
Ohio $38,790
Kansas $38,620
Idaho $36,780
New Hampshire $38,160
Wyoming $35,680
Montana $35,620
West Virginia $35,880
Arizona $34,990
Utah $37,840
Florida $34,900
Georgia $35,800
Maine $34,720
South Carolina $34,250
North Carolina $35,290
Alabama $34,360
Vermont $34,520
Texas $35,280
Tennessee $32,780
Oklahoma $33,490
Louisiana $33,020
Nebraska $33,860
Arkansas $30,760
Mississippi $29,300
New Mexico $30,830
South Dakota $30,380
Puerto Rico $18,700

How do roofer salaries compare to similar careers?

Roofers earn about the same as related careers in the United States. On average, they make less than drywall and ceiling tile installers but more than woodworkers.

Career Median Salary
Drywall and ceiling tile installer salary $44K
Tile and marble setter salary $42K
Cement mason salary $43K
Stonemason salary $41K
Pipelayer salary $39K
Roofer salary $40K
Carpenter salary $40K
Maintenance worker salary $38K
Construction painter salary $38K
Woodworker salary $28K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)