Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers

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Total Workforce

118k

Average Age

40

Estimated Job Growth

9.57%

10-year projection

Average Salary

$36,690

Average Male Salary

$37,077

Average Female Salary

$24,562

About

Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers are most often employed by the Construction industry. The average yearly wage for Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers was $36,690 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers by wage are Miscellaneous production workers, including semiconductor processors, Coin, vending, & amusement machine servicers & repairers, and Pest control workers.

Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers are part of the Construction & Extraction Occupations, along with Firstline supervisors of construction trades & extraction workers, Boilermakers, Carpenters, Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers, Cement masons, concrete finishers, & terrazzo workers, Construction laborers, Paving, surfacing, & tamping equipment operators, Construction equipment operators except paving, surfacing, & tamping equipment operators, Drywall installers, ceiling tile installers, & tapers, Electricians, Glaziers, Insulation workers, Painters & paperhangers, Pipelayers, plumbers, pipefitters, & steamfitters, Plasterers & stucco masons, Roofers, Sheet metal workers, Structural iron & steel workers, Brickmasons, blockmasons, stonemasons, & reinforcing iron & rebar workers, Helpers, construction trades, Construction & building inspectors, Elevator installers & repairers, Fence erectors, Hazardous materials removal workers, Highway maintenance workers, Railtrack laying & maintenance equipment operators, Earth drillers, except oil & gas, Explosives workers, ordnance handling experts, & blasters, Mining machine operators, Miscellaneous extraction workers, including roof bolters & helpers, Derrick, rotary drill, & service unit operators, & roustabouts, oil, gas, & mining, and Miscellaneous construction workers, including solar photovoltaic installers, septic tank servicers & sewer pipe cleaners

The top 3 locations that employ the most Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers are Collier County (Southwest) PUMA, FL, Deerfield, Pompano Beach (North) & Lighthouse Point Cities PUMA, FL, and West of Pasadena City & Outside Loop I-610 PUMA, TX. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers are Collier County (Southwest) PUMA, FL, West of Pasadena City & Outside Loop I-610 PUMA, TX, and Deerfield, Pompano Beach (North) & Lighthouse Point Cities PUMA, FL.

Employment

Information on the businesses and industries that employ Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers and on wages and locations for those in the field. Construction is the industry that employs the most Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers, both by share and by number, though the highest paid industry for Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers, by average wage, is Miscellaneous nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing. Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers are paid most in Okaloosa County PUMA, FL but are relatively concentrated in Collier County (Southwest) PUMA, FL.

Wages

Yearly Wage

$36,690

AVERAGE SALARY

± $2,119

In 2017, Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers earned an average of $36,690, $15,375 less than than the average national salary of $52,065.

Miscellaneous production workers, including semiconductor processors make somewhat more than Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers while Pest control workers make somewhat less. This chart shows the various occupations closest to Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers as measured by average annual salary in the US.

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Wage Distribution

0.348

WAGE GINI

In 2017, Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers had a wage GINI coefficient of 0.348, which is lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly for Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers (shown in red) than for the overall labor force (shown in gray).

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Wage by Location

This map shows the Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs) in the United States shaded by average annual wage for Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers.

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Spatial Concentration

This map displays which Public Use Microdata Areas (PUMAs) in the United States have a relatively high population of Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers.

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Industries

Most Common

The most common industries employing Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers, by number of employees, are Construction, Furniture & home furnishings stores, and Building material & supplies dealers.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries for Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers, by average wage, are Miscellaneous nonmetallic mineral product manufacturing, Furniture & home furnishings stores, and Construction.

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Industries by Share

118k

2017 Workforce

± 8,427

-4.58%

1 YEAR GROWTH

± 10.5%

The number of people employed as Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers has been declining at a rate of -4.58%, from 123,571 people in 2016 to 117,916 people in 2017.

This graphic shows the share of Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers employed by various industries. Construction employs the largest share of Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers at  82.2%, followed by Furniture & home furnishings stores with 10.9% and Building material & supplies dealers with 1.53%.

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Diversity

Demographic information on Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers in the US. The average age of male Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers in the workforce is 39.9 and of female Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers is 44.7, and the most common race/ethnicity for Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers is White.

Gender Composition

114k

MALE WORKFORCE

± 8,296

3.64k

FEMALE WORKFORCE

± 1,482

96.9% of Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers are Male, making them the more common gender in the occupation. This chart shows the gender breakdown of Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers.

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Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity of Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers

  1. White

  2. Other

  3. Black

74.8% of Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers are White, making that the most common race or ethnicity in the occupation. Representing 18.5% of Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers, Other is the second most common race or ethnicity in this occupation. This chart shows the racial and ethnic breakdown of Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers.

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Age by Gender

39.9

AVERAGE MALE AGE

± 0.846

44.7

AVERAGE FEMALE AGE

± 3.47

The median age of Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers is 40, and Male employees are generally 4.85 years younger than than their Female counterparts.

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Education

Data on higher education choices for Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers from The Department of Education and Census Bureau. The most common major for Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers is Engineering but a relatively high number of Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers hold a major in Engineering.

Majors

ACS PUMS data only shows the major for bachelor's degrees. However, we can filter the data based on highest degree obtained.

MOST COMMON MAJORS

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MOST SPECIALIZED MAJORS

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Skills

Data on the critical and distinctive skills necessary for Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers need many skills, but most especially . The revealed comparative advantage (RCA) shows that Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers need more than the average amount of .

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Growth Projections

Projections on wages and job growth for Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The ten-year national workforce is projected to grow 7.4%, but Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers are expected to see a growth of 9.57% over the same period. This occupation is expected to grow higher than the national average.

Job Growth

9.57%

ESTIMATED GROWTH

7.4%

NATIONAL AVERAGE

This line chart shows the 10-year projected employment growth (from 2016 to 2026) for Carpet, floor, & tile installers & finishers. This profession is expected to grow faster than 7.4%, the average rate of national job growth.

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