Roofer earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Roofer salary by state

State Name Average Salary
New York $54,870
Illinois $60,940
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
California $49,550
Pennsylvania $44,830
Maryland $46,450
District of Columbia $38,670
North Dakota $41,530
Indiana $41,190
Michigan $39,840
Nevada $42,460
Virginia $42,110
Wisconsin $41,590
Delaware $41,020
Kentucky $39,410
Colorado $40,660
Oregon $37,950
Ohio $38,790
Kansas $38,620
Idaho $37,070
Iowa $37,490
New Hampshire $38,160
Wyoming $35,680
Montana $35,620
Arizona $35,590
West Virginia $35,880
Utah $37,840
Georgia $35,800
Maine $34,720
South Carolina $34,250
North Carolina $35,290
Vermont $34,520
Texas $35,280
Alabama $34,360
Florida $33,800
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 woodworkers but more than fork lift operators.

Career Median Salary
Woodworker salary $28K
HVAC technician salary $34K
Plumber salary $35K
Stone cutter salary $33K
Cabinetmaker salary $29K
Roofer salary $31K
Furniture finisher salary $32K
Carpenter salary $32K
Drywall and ceiling tile installer salary $30K
Fork lift operator salary $29K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)