Salary for Tile and Marble Setters

Also known as:  Ceramic Tile Installer, Hard Tile Setter, Marble Ceiling Installer, Parquet Floor Layer, Tile Installer, Tile Mason, Wood Tile Installer

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Tile and marble setters apply hard tiles, marble and wood to walls, flooring and other areas. While their work is not as dangerous as other construction work, there is still a higher rate of injury than most careers as there is a good amount of kneeling involved in the work. There is also the potential to catch illnesses as floor sanders and finishers are usually working in buildings with many other people in a small space. Most tile and marble setters start informally, learning as a helper on the job. However, some do learn their trade through a formal apprenticeship. No education is required to become a tile or marble setter. Many employers do not even require a high school diploma or GED.

A Tile or Marble Setter can expect a wage that can range from 32000 - 48000 depending on education and tenure levels. Tile and Marble Setters can get salaries of Forty One Thousand Eight Hundred dollars on a yearly basis.

Tile and Marble Setters receive the highest salary in Massachusetts, where they earn compensation, on average, of near $62920. They can expect the most salary in Construction, where they earn an average job salary of $53960.

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HOURLY RATE
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SALARY TREND
The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 9.92 percent nationwide in that time.
INDUSTRIES
Tile and Marble Setters tend to make the most in the following industries
Public Administration $53,960
Construction $42,430
Retail Trade $42,340
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $41,650
Manufacturing $36,150
Wholesale Trade $35,490
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Wholesale Trade $35,490
Manufacturing $36,150
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $41,650
Retail Trade $42,340
Construction $42,430
Public Administration $53,960
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