Brickmason or Blockmason Salary

Men make up the majority of Brickmason or Blockmasons in the United States, and the nationwide average salary in this area lies in the neighborhood of $20.11 per hour. Slightly less than one-fifth report receiving medical coverage from their employers and nearly one-eighth collect dental insurance. Most workers in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$14.32 - $30.52
$14
$20
$31
MEDIAN: $20.11
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$14.32 - $30.52  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$23.49 - $45.31  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$2,000  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$29,906 - $70,945  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 99

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Job Description for Brickmason or Blockmason

Brickmasons/blockmasons are responsible for intense physical work and required to know how to read and interpret blueprints, as well as maintain a good understanding of mathematics, particularly geometry. They are generally required to be in good physical shape due to the laborious nature of the job, and should also be knowledgeable of the use of tools like hammers and chisels.

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Brickmason or Blockmason Tasks

  • Carve out and build structures and surfaces.
  • Place materials, such as brick, on mortar bed.
  • Cut or saw bricks to fit around windows and doors.
  • Spread a mixture of cement, lime, sand, and water with a trowel onto surface.
  • Build walkaways, fences, walls, and roads using a variety of materials, including concrete, marble, stone, wood, and bricks.

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Pay by Experience Level for Brickmason or Blockmason

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Brickmason or Blockmasons do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $33K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $42K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $43K in this role. In the end, the overall pattern seems to be that more experience generally corresponds to higher pay; a Brickmason or Blockmason with more than 20 years of experience can earn $45K on average.

Key Stats for Brickmason or Blockmason

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
32%
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Experience Affects Brickmason or Blockmason Salaries

Late-Career
▲7%

Experienced
▲3%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$42,000

Entry-Level
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
32%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 19%
dental benefits
Dental: 13%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
dental benefits
None: 81%
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