Laborer salary in the United States

Average salary
$33,000/yr
Based on 176,196 income tax records
$16,500
$70,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$28K
 
$33K
 
$35K
 
$36K
 
$35K
$16,500
$70,000
How much do Laborers make?
The average total salary for a Laborer is $33,000 per year. This is based on data from 176,196 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Laborer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Laborer salary can vary between $16,500 to $70,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Laborer salary by location

Laborer salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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United States Steel, Porter County, IN
10 income tax records
$109,500/yr
$65K – $145K
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Nippon Dynawave Packaging Co, Cowlitz County, WA
13 income tax records
$97,000/yr
$66K – $116K
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Carpenter Technology Corp, Berks County, PA
15 income tax records
$82,000/yr
$56K – $101K
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General Motors, Defiance County, OH
10 income tax records
$77,500/yr
$45K – $109K
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Sappi Cloquet, Carlton County, MN
12 income tax records
$75,500/yr
$61K – $85K
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WestRock, Cowlitz County, WA
15 income tax records
$75,000/yr
$32K – $95K
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Deere & Company, Black Hawk County, IA
24 income tax records
$66,500/yr
$46K – $81K
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City Of Chicago, Cook County, IL
102 income tax records
$65,500/yr
$28K – $94K
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Carlisle Construction, Cumberland County, PA
20 income tax records
$65,000/yr
$48K – $92K
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Campbell Soup Supply Co, Henry County, OH
37 income tax records
$60,500/yr
$39K – $90K
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Corning, Steuben County, NY
22 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$39K – $81K
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ADM, Macon County, IL
28 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$33K – $81K
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City Of Seattle, King County, WA
25 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$24K – $90K
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First Quality Products, Clinton County, PA
26 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$41K – $79K
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Kohler Company, Sheboygan County, WI
50 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$27K – $79K
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Ucor, Roane County, TN
25 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$40K – $77K
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Provia Payroll, Tuscarawas County, OH
26 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$23K – $64K
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Weis Markets, Northumberland County, PA
44 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$19K – $63K
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East Penn Manufacturing, Berks County, PA
108 income tax records
$50,000/yr
$32K – $65K
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The Pennsylvania State Universit, Centre County, PA
22 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$33K – $63K
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Greenheck Fan, Marathon County, WI
21 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$33K – $54K
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John Morrel, Minnehaha County, SD
33 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$31K – $64K
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Lippert, Elkhart County, IN
31 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$20K – $61K
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Swift Black Angus, Moore County, TX
35 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$24K – $73K
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Bemis Manufacturing Company, Sheboygan County, WI
26 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$25K – $86K
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THE GIANT, Cumberland County, PA
24 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$21K – $72K
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Wahl Clipper, Whiteside County, IL
21 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$38K – $59K
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Hormel Foods, Mower County, MN
40 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$22K – $62K
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City Of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, PA
25 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$29K – $51K
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Triumph Foods, Buchanan County, MO
24 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$23K – $57K
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Dollar General, Muskingum County, OH
29 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$25K – $56K
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Baltimore City Council, Baltimore County, MD
40 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$27K – $57K
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Jennieo Turkey Store, Kandiyohi County, MN
49 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$20K – $65K
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Caterpillar, Macon County, IL
20 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$24K – $49K
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Agri Beef Co, Yakima County, WA
23 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$21K – $55K
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City Of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA
59 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$22K – $70K
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The Kraft Heinz, Coshocton County, OH
38 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$24K – $53K
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Seaboard Foods, Texas County, OK
23 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$17K – $56K
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Philips, Mifflin County, PA
26 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$32K – $52K
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Acproducts, Juniata County, PA
30 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$26K – $52K
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Eastern Sintered Alloys, Elk County, PA
22 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$20K – $55K
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Ventra Sandusky, Erie County, OH
20 income tax records
$35,000/yr
$27K – $45K
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Perdue, Kent County, DE
36 income tax records
$33,000/yr
$23K – $54K
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Georges Processing, Washington County, AR
25 income tax records
$32,500/yr
$21K – $53K
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City Of Houston, Harris County, TX
26 income tax records
$31,500/yr
$23K – $51K
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Above The Dirt, Grant County, WA
36 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$21K – $36K
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Willowbend Regular, Lake County, OH
55 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$15K – $41K
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Saunders Brothers, Nelson County, VA
50 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$19K – $28K
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Mcdougall Family Farming, Grant County, WA
42 income tax records
$24,000/yr
$17K – $29K
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Beaucoup Crawfish Of Eunice, St. Landry County, LA
26 income tax records
$19,000/yr
$15K – $37K

Laborer demographics in United States

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75% are single
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25% are married
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34% have kids
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21% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Laborers in United States

176,196 full-time salaries from 2019
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FAQS
The average salary for a laborer in the United States is $33,000 per year. Laborer salaries in the United States can vary between $16,500 to $70,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 176,196 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as laborer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for laborers in the United States: United States Steel ($109,500 a year), Nippon Dynawave Packaging Co ($97,000 a year), and Carpenter Technology Corp ($82,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for laborers in the United States: San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($43,500 a year), Santa Rosa Metro Area, CA ($42,500 a year), and Appleton Metro Area, WI ($42,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.