How Much Do Tile and Marble Setters Make in 2021 (including Starting Salary)

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Annual Salary, Salary Range, and Highest Paying States and Industries

Tile and Marble Setters

Tile and Marble Setters apply hard tile, stone, and comparable materials to walls, floors, ceilings, countertops, and roof decks.

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Table of contents
  1. Average salary
  2. Starting salary
  3. Salary rank
  4. Salary range
  5. Highest paying states
  6. Highest paying industries

Average salary

Annual salary
$48490 per year
Hourly wage
$23 per hour

Starting salary

Entry-level annual salary
$27,390 to $34,240 per year
Entry-level hourly wage
$13 to $16 per hour

Entry-level Tile and Marble Setters with little to no experience can expect to make anywhere between $27,390 to $34,240 per year or $13 to $16 per hour. Similar to any other job, their salary will increase as they gain experience.

Salary rank

Salary rank

We wanted to make it easy for our readers to compare the salary of Tile and Marble Setters 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.

Salary range

Level Hourly Annual
Highest (Top 10%) $37 $76,620
Senior (Top 25%) $28 $58,200
Middle (Mid 50%) $21 $44,220
Junior (Bottom 25%) $16 $34,240
No experience (Bottom 10%) $13 $27,390

Highest paying states

State Hourly Annual
HI $31 $64,250
NY $29 $59,850
PA $29 $59,320
WA $28 $58,550
IL $27 $57,110
NJ $27 $55,600
CA $26 $54,300
MO $26 $54,240
MI $26 $53,340
MN $26 $53,040

Another simple way to increase your salary as a Tile and Marble Setter is to move to a higher paying state. However moving to a higher paying state like HI doesn’t guarantee that you will make more because the expenses at HI might be much higher than where you are currently living at right now.

According to BLS, the highest paid Tile and Marble Setters are in the states of HI, NY, PA, WA and IL.

Highest paying industries

Salary by industry Annual Hourly
Nonresidential Building Construction $75090 $36.10
Local Government $63720 $30.64
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors $63650 $30.60
Residential Building Construction $53000 $25.48
Other Specialty Trade Contractors $50840 $24.44
Building Material and Supplies Dealers $50140 $24.11
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing $49050 $23.58
Building Finishing Contractors $48420 $23.28
Home Furnishings Stores $44170 $21.24
Employment Services $43620 $20.97
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing $42320 $20.35
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods $40790 $19.61
Plastics Product Manufacturing $37980 $18.26
Other Wood Product Manufacturing $34390 $16.54

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