$47,750
Avg. Salary
$16.58
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$991

Bonus

$1,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Flooring Installer is $16.58 per hour.

The average pay for a Flooring Installer is $47,750 per year.

10%
$11.16
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$16.58
50%
$26.03
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90%
MEDIAN $16.58
10%
$25k
10%
$48k
50%
$81k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $47,750
$25,414 - $80,978
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$48K
$81K
MEDIAN: $47,750
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90%

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$11.16 - $26.03
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$0$80K
Salary $25,414 - $80,978
Bonus $199 - $4,992
Profit Sharing $100 - $11,478
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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$24,341 - $66,670
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 468
Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $11.16 - $26.03
Hourly Tips $0.29 - $10.17
Overtime $15.40 - $40.93
Annual Data $0$66K
Bonus $199 - $4,992
Profit Sharing $100 - $11,478
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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$24,341 - $66,670
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,515

Job Description for Flooring Installer

A flooring installer installs a variety of flooring inside of residential or commercial buildings. Typically, they install carpet, vinyl, ceramic, hardwood, and laminate flooring, although they may be trained to install other types. Generally, a flooring installer is referred to as a type of construction worker and is skilled in other types of labor. Additionally, most professional flooring installers will specialize in a specific type of flooring.

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Flooring Installer Tasks
  • Drive to sites, remove existing carpeting, assess condition of floors, and install new carpet.
  • Answer questions, provide information, and represent the organization.
  • Ensure a safe working environment.
  • Clean work areas and vehicles, remove scraps, and dispose of materials.
  • Carry equipment, materials, and goods to and from various locations.

Common Career Paths for Flooring Installer


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As Flooring Installers transition into upper-level roles such as Construction Project Manager, they may see a strong upturn in salary. Construction Project Managers earn $70K on average per year.

Flooring Installer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Flooring Installer

Pay by Experience for a Flooring Installer has a positive trend. An entry-level Flooring Installer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $30,000 based on 414 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Flooring Installer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 238 salaries. An experienced Flooring Installer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 363 salaries. A Flooring Installer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 226 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

31%

National Average: $38,631

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

With a pay rate for Flooring Installers that is 41 percent greater than the national average, Cincinnati offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Flooring Installers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Seattle (+33 percent), San Diego (+19 percent), Miami (+19 percent), and Pittsburgh (+18 percent). Location significantly influences compensation, with Fresno Flooring Installers earning much less — 30 percent less — than the national average. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Houston (21 percent lower) and Colorado Springs (18 percent lower).

Flooring Installer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Flooring Installer?

Flooring Installer in Aberdeen:
"Great floor installation."
Pros: The area is small enough to keep a steady job with a good paycheck and great employees.
Cons: No cons on this one

Flooring Installer in Festus:
"Money."
Pros: Close to home away from the city.
Cons: Nothing I like it very much not much for city life.

Flooring Installer in Leitchfield:
"Great town."
Pros: Got to know alot of good people in town.
Cons: The traffic is bad for a small town.

Flooring Installer in Myrtle Beach:
"Taxes."
Pay your taxes yourself if you are 1099 employee.

Flooring Installer in Horton:
"Know someone."
Have a good store to work for speacialize in one style floor .do your best everyday.

Flooring Installer in Avondale:
"I really love it enjoy working with people."
Pros: Learning about the business.
Cons: Don't like the way I'm treated.

Flooring Installer in Greeley:
"Back breaking work."
Pros: Makes homes look very nice and it takes skill to make them look nice.
Cons: It's so much work for just one person and to not get paid that much for being the one doing the work while the contractor collects the big check.

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Key Stats for Flooring Installer

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 284 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
24%

Experience Affects Flooring Installer Salaries

▲30%

▲9%

National Average
$39,000

▼5%

▼22%

Skills That Affect Flooring Installer Salaries

carpet
▲32%


Construction Estimating
▲8%

National Average
$39,000

Sanding
▼3%


Precision Measurement
▼29%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 284 votes.

Gender

Female
2 %
Male
98 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 7%
no benefits
None: 81%