Career Attributes

  • $34,082
  • 146,200
  • 2.6
  • 11.1%
  • High school diploma
  • Automotive Repair
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How much does a Roofer make in the United States?

Average Roofer Yearly Salary in the United States

Roofers earn an average yearly salary of $34,082. Salaries typically start from $20,201 and go up to $53,961.

Average Roofer Hourly Wage in the United States

Roofers earn an average hourly wage of $16.39. Hourly wages typically start from $9.71 and go up to $25.94.

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Employment Type Mix

58%
Full-Time
42%
Part-Time

Source: CareerExplorer user data. View more Roofer demographics

Salary Satisfaction

3.2
SCORE
201
RATINGS
Roofers average a score of 3.2 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Roofers in the 66th percentile of salary satisfaction.

Source: CareerExplorer user data. View more Roofer satisfaction

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Roofer Earnings by Seniority

Top End Roofer Earnings

The highest earning Roofers in the United States earn:

$25.94
an hour
$53,961.4
per year
Senior Roofer Earnings

Senior Roofers in the United States earn:

$19.36
an hour
$40,258.5
per year
Experienced Roofer Earnings

Experienced Roofers in the United States earn:

$14.58
an hour
$30,336.5
per year
Junior Roofer Earnings

Junior Roofers in the United States earn:

$11.61
an hour
$24,143.9
per year
Starting Roofer Earnings

Starting Roofers in the United States earn:

$9.71
an hour
$20,201.5
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Roofer Salary Comparison

Roofers earn more than 25% percent of similar careers in the United States.

Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installer Salary $36k
Maintenance Worker Salary $36k
Carpenter Salary $35k
Cement Mason Salary $35k
Gaffer Salary $35k
Roofer Salary $34k
Stone Cutter Salary $33k
Woodworker Salary $32k
Construction Painter Salary $32k
Cabinetmaker Salary $32k
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)

Roofer salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Roofer Salary in New York $30.23 $62,880 # 1
Roofer Salary in New Jersey $28.49 $59,260 # 2
Roofer Salary in Minnesota $27.75 $57,710 # 3
Roofer Salary in Connecticut $26.14 $54,380 # 4
Roofer Salary in Illinois $26.02 $54,130 # 5
Roofer Salary in Massachusetts $25.07 $52,140 # 6
Roofer Salary in California $24.54 $51,050 # 7
Roofer Salary in Alaska $24.37 $50,690 # 8
Roofer Salary in Hawaii $23.88 $49,670 # 9
Roofer Salary in Rhode Island $23.48 $48,840 # 10
Roofer Salary in Washington $23.13 $48,100 # 11
Roofer Salary in District of Columbia $22.61 $47,020 # 12
Roofer Salary in New Hampshire $22.14 $46,060 # 13
Roofer Salary in Missouri $21.13 $43,940 # 14
Roofer Salary in Virginia $20.78 $43,220 # 15
Roofer Salary in North Dakota $20.27 $42,160 # 16
Roofer Salary in Oregon $20.26 $42,140 # 17
Roofer Salary in Maryland $20.20 $42,010 # 18
Roofer Salary in Michigan $19.85 $41,280 # 19
Roofer Salary in Idaho $19.65 $40,880 # 20
Roofer Salary in Arizona $19.58 $40,730 # 21
Roofer Salary in Delaware $19.57 $40,700 # 22
Roofer Salary in Nevada $19.13 $39,800 # 23
Roofer Salary in Ohio $19.02 $39,560 # 24
Roofer Salary in United States $18.79 $39,077.6 # 25
Roofer Salary in Pennsylvania $18.72 $38,930 # 26
Roofer Salary in Indiana $18.48 $38,430 # 27
Roofer Salary in West Virginia $18.40 $38,270 # 28
Roofer Salary in Kansas $18.21 $37,880 # 29
Roofer Salary in Wisconsin $18.16 $37,770 # 30
Roofer Salary in Utah $18.09 $37,630 # 31
Roofer Salary in Wyoming $17.92 $37,270 # 32
Roofer Salary in Vermont $17.88 $37,180 # 33
Roofer Salary in Colorado $17.84 $37,100 # 34
Roofer Salary in Louisiana $17.63 $36,680 # 35
Roofer Salary in Georgia $17.57 $36,540 # 36
Roofer Salary in Kentucky $17.27 $35,930 # 37
Roofer Salary in Nebraska $16.98 $35,320 # 38
Roofer Salary in Maine $16.91 $35,180 # 39
Roofer Salary in Iowa $16.67 $34,680 # 40
Roofer Salary in Montana $16.47 $34,260 # 41
Roofer Salary in North Carolina $16.16 $33,620 # 42
Roofer Salary in South Carolina $16.10 $33,480 # 43
Roofer Salary in Texas $15.98 $33,230 # 44
Roofer Salary in Tennessee $15.95 $33,170 # 45
Roofer Salary in Arkansas $15.84 $32,940 # 46
Roofer Salary in Oklahoma $15.71 $32,680 # 47
Roofer Salary in Florida $15.63 $32,510 # 48
Roofer Salary in Alabama $15.29 $31,810 # 49
Roofer Salary in New Mexico $15.02 $31,240 # 50
Roofer Salary in Mississippi $14.95 $31,090 # 51
Roofer Salary in South Dakota $14.70 $30,570 # 52
Roofer Salary in Puerto Rico $8.84 $18,380 # 53

Career Attributes

  • $34,082
  • 146,200
  • 2.6
  • 11.1%
  • High school diploma
  • Automotive Repair
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