Training Requirements for Stonemasons

Stonemasons need a high school diploma or equivalent and apprenticeship.

Degrees for Stonemasons
Percent
Less than High School 35.5
High School 42.8
Some College 15.2
Associates Degree 3.5
Bachelors Degree 2.5
Masters Degree 0.3
Doctorate or Professional Degree 0.1

Employment Outlook for Stonemasons

This represents about 14,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 2,000 more stonemasons but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 3,000 more.

Typical Income for Stonemasons

Hourly Income

On average,stonemasons make $20.98 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Stonemasons $11.37 $14.53 $19.13 $24.91 $31.63
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
Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons $13.66 $17.39 $22.88 $30.02 $39.54
National Average $9.27 $11.60 $17.81 $28.92 $45.45

Annual Salaries

On average, stonemasons make $43,650 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Stonemasons $23,650 $30,230 $39,780 $51,810 $65,790
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
Brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons $28,410 $36,160 $47,590 $62,450 $82,240
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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