2021 Annual Salary, Salary Range, and Highest Paying States and Industries
Furniture Finishers shape, finish, and refinish damaged, worn, or used furniture or new high-grade furniture to specified color or finish.
Table of contents
- Average salary
- Starting salary
- Salary rank
- Salary range
- Highest paying states
- Highest paying industries
Entry-level Furniture Finishers with little to no experience can expect to make anywhere between $24,310 to $27,950 per year or $12 to $13 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 Furniture Finishers 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%)||$24||$50,000|
|Senior (Top 25%)||$19||$39,910|
|Middle (Mid 50%)||$16||$32,970|
|Junior (Bottom 25%)||$13||$27,950|
|No experience (Bottom 10%)||$12||$24,310|
Highest paying states
Another simple way to increase your salary as a Furniture Finisher is to move to a higher paying state. However moving to a higher paying state like MD doesn’t guarantee that you will make more because the expenses at MD might be much higher than where you are currently living at right now.
According to BLS, the highest paid Furniture Finishers are in the states of MD, ME, NJ, RI and CT.
Highest paying industries
|Salary by industry||Annual||Hourly|
|Building Finishing Contractors||$47080||$22.63|
|Miscellaneous Store Retailers||$43360||$20.85|
|Management of Companies and Enterprises||$40950||$19.69|
|Warehousing and Storage||$39820||$19.14|
|Personal and Household Goods Repair and Maintenance||$37290||$17.93|
|Other Wood Product Manufacturing||$35450||$17.04|
|Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing||$34440||$16.56|
|Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods||$33760||$16.23|
|Building Material and Supplies Dealers||$27710||$13.32|