The average hourly pay for an Insulation Installer is $15.50.
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What Do Insulation Installers Do?
An insulation installer is a construction worker or building contractor who specializes in installing insulation into new projects or adding it during renovations and remodeling. These installers help to determine the best insulation material for a building's needs and the family or business who will occupy it, and they also work with the site owner and construction manager to discuss costs and expected efficiency of various materials and how they will be placed. Insulation installers typically …Read more
Insulation Installer Tasks
- Install various types of insulation.
- Drive company vehicle.
- Load and unload materials, clean job site.
- Prepare surfaces prior to installation.
Job Satisfaction for Insulation Installer
Popular Employer Salaries for Insulation Installer
The top respondents for the job title Insulation Installer are from the companies IBP Inc, Insulation Specialist and Installed Building Products. Reported salaries are highest at Insulation Specialist where the average pay is $15.75. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Installed Building Products, earning around $15.00. Momper Insulation pays the lowest at around $12.00. IBP Inc also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $14.00.
Insulation Installer Job Listings
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Insulation Installers?
An entry-level Insulation Installer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $13.59 based on 36 salaries. An early career Insulation Installer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $14.77 based on 229 salaries. A mid-career Insulation Installer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.31 based on 74 salaries. An experienced Insulation Installer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.49 based on 66 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $21.
Pay Difference by Location
Employees with Insulation Installer in their job title in Portland, Oregon earn an average of 45.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sacramento, California (27.9% more) and Pawtucket, Rhode Island (3.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (9.7% less), Knoxville, Tennessee (1.5% less) and New York, New York (0.1% less).
Years of Experience
This data is based on 428 survey responses.