Training Requirements for Tile And Marble Setters

Tile and marble setters need no formal educational credential and long-term on-the-job training.

Degrees for Tile and marble setters
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 Tile And Marble Setters

This represents about 55,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 3,000 more tile and marble setters but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 11,000 more.

Typical Income for Tile And Marble Setters

Hourly Income

On average,tile and marble setters make $21.52 per hour.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Tile and marble setters $11.63 $15.07 $19.45 $25.90 $34.26
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, tile and marble setters make $44,770 per year.

Bottom 10% Bottom 25% Median Top 75% Top 90%
Tile and marble setters $24,200 $31,350 $40,460 $53,870 $71,260
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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