Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, And Hard Tiles

Training Requirements for Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, And Hard Tiles

Floor layers, except carpet, wood, and hard tiles need no formal educational credential and moderate-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for Floor layers, except carpet, wood, and hard tiles
Percent
Less than High School 34.3
High School 43.8
Some College 14.8
Associates Degree 3.6
Bachelors Degree 3.1
Masters Degree 0.4
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.0

Employment Outlook for Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, And Hard Tiles

This represents about 17,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 2,000 more floor layers, except carpet, wood, and hard tiles but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 4,000 more.

Typical Income for Floor Layers, Except Carpet, Wood, And Hard Tiles

Hourly Income

On average,floor layers, except carpet, wood, and hard tiles make $20.37 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Floor layers, except carpet, wood, and hard tiles $11.18 $14.15 $18.19 $24.49 $33.04
Construction and extraction occupations $12.44 $15.68 $20.96 $29.17 $38.85
Construction trades workers $12.42 $15.53 $20.34 $28.31 $37.86
Carpet, floor, and tile installers and finishers $10.79 $14.23 $18.82 $25.62 $34.81
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, floor layers, except carpet, wood, and hard tiles make $42,370 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Floor layers, except carpet, wood, and hard tiles $23,260 $29,420 $37,840 $50,950 $68,720
Construction and extraction occupations $25,880 $32,610 $43,610 $60,670 $80,820
Construction trades workers $25,840 $32,290 $42,310 $58,890 $78,750
Carpet, floor, and tile installers and finishers $22,450 $29,600 $39,150 $53,300 $72,400
National Average $19,290 $24,140 $37,040 $60,150 $94,540

This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics

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