5 Highest-Paying States for Flooring Contractors
These five states have the highest average professional flooring contractor salaries across the U.S.
According to data provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average salary of an American professional flooring contractor—meaning floor layers, not carpet installers, wood or hard-tile setter—is $46,760. Although the cost of living varies, some states pay flooring contractors better than others. These five states have the highest average salaries for professional flooring contractors in the U.S.
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Average Yearly Salary: $56,670
Average Hourly Wage: $27.20
Average Yearly Salary: $57,540
Average Hourly Wage: $27.66
Average Yearly Salary: $60,050
Average Hourly Wage: $28.87
#1: New Jersey
Average Yearly Salary: $69,330
Average Hourly Wage: $33.33
All salary information is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics and is accurate as of May 2020.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics projects 10 percent employment growth for flooring contractors between 2016 and 2026.