2021 Annual Salary, Salary Range, and Highest Paying States and Industries
Fence Erectors erect and repair fences and fence gates, using hand and power tools.
Table of contents
- Average salary
- Starting salary
- Salary rank
- Salary range
- Highest paying states
- Highest paying industries
Entry-level Fence Erectors with little to no experience can expect to make anywhere between $26,450 to $30,840 per year or $13 to $15 per hour. Similar to any other job, their salary will increase as they gain experience.
We wanted to make it easy for our readers to compare the salary of Fence Erectors to all the other careers out there. So we created Salary Rank. We compared the salary of all careers then we gave them a rank of A, B, C, or D depending on where their average salary sit in comparison to other careers.
|Highest (Top 10%)||$28||$57,470|
|Senior (Top 25%)||$22||$46,730|
|Middle (Mid 50%)||$18||$37,550|
|Junior (Bottom 25%)||$15||$30,840|
|No experience (Bottom 10%)||$13||$26,450|
Highest paying states
Another simple way to increase your salary as a Fence Erector is to move to a higher paying state. However moving to a higher paying state like IL doesn’t guarantee that you will make more because the expenses at IL might be much higher than where you are currently living at right now.
According to BLS, the highest paid Fence Erectors are in the states of IL, CT, ND, NJ and NY.
Highest paying industries
|Salary by industry||Annual||Hourly|
|Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction||$47440||$22.81|
|Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing||$45950||$22.09|
|Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors||$43190||$20.77|
|Rental and Leasing Services||$41060||$19.74|
|Residential Building Construction||$40730||$19.58|
|Building Material and Supplies Dealers||$40530||$19.49|
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors||$40220||$19.34|
|Building Equipment Contractors||$39620||$19.05|
|Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing||$38670||$18.59|
|Remediation and Other Waste Management Services||$36650||$17.62|
|Services to Buildings and Dwellings||$35470||$17.05|
|Nonresidential Building Construction||$33430||$16.07|
|Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods||$30590||$14.71|