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What is the average salary for Riggers in the United States?

Riggers earn an average hourly wage of $22.55. Hourly wages typically start from $12.81 and go up to $33.70. Riggers earn an average salary of $46,900 per year. Salaries typically start from $26,640 and go up to $70,100.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Riggers in the United States earn:

$33.70 an hour $70,100 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Riggers in the United States earn:

$26.58 an hour $55,280 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Riggers in the United States earn:

$19.99 an hour $41,570 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Riggers in the United States earn:

$15.56 an hour $32,360 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Riggers in the United States earn:

$12.81 an hour $26,640 per year

Historical salary for Riggers in the United States

Rigger salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Rigger Salary in Minnesota $31.74 $66,030 # 1
Rigger Salary in Hawaii $31.65 $65,840 # 2
Rigger Salary in New Jersey $29.26 $60,860 # 3
Rigger Salary in Pennsylvania $28.91 $60,120 # 4
Rigger Salary in Colorado $28.04 $58,330 # 5
Rigger Salary in Utah $27.37 $56,920 # 6
Rigger Salary in California $26.59 $55,300 # 7
Rigger Salary in New York $25.95 $53,970 # 8
Rigger Salary in Oregon $25.63 $53,310 # 9
Rigger Salary in Ohio $25.41 $52,860 # 10
Rigger Salary in Washington $25.33 $52,680 # 11
Rigger Salary in New Mexico $24.83 $51,640 # 12
Rigger Salary in Maine $24.53 $51,030 # 13
Rigger Salary in Connecticut $23.84 $49,600 # 14
Rigger Salary in Indiana $23.63 $49,140 # 15
Rigger Salary in Alaska $23.60 $49,100 # 16
Rigger Salary in Massachusetts $23.27 $48,410 # 17
Rigger Salary in Virginia $23.23 $48,310 # 18
Rigger Salary in Oklahoma $23.11 $48,060 # 19
Rigger Salary in Maryland $22.78 $47,390 # 20
Rigger Salary in Montana $22.34 $46,460 # 21
Rigger Salary in Nevada $22.23 $46,240 # 22
Rigger Salary in Missouri $22.22 $46,210 # 23
Rigger Salary in Iowa $21.99 $45,740 # 24
Rigger Salary in Michigan $21.97 $45,690 # 25
Rigger Salary in Texas $21.47 $44,670 # 26
Rigger Salary in Wisconsin $21.45 $44,620 # 27
Rigger Salary in Illinois $20.87 $43,410 # 28
Rigger Salary in Georgia $20.60 $42,840 # 29
Rigger Salary in South Carolina $20.58 $42,810 # 30
Rigger Salary in Mississippi $20.33 $42,290 # 31
Rigger Salary in Rhode Island $19.90 $41,390 # 32
Rigger Salary in Arizona $19.49 $40,530 # 33
Rigger Salary in Wyoming $19.42 $40,390 # 34
Rigger Salary in Kentucky $18.81 $39,130 # 35
Rigger Salary in North Carolina $18.62 $38,730 # 36
Rigger Salary in Florida $17.98 $37,400 # 37
Rigger Salary in Louisiana $17.72 $36,870 # 38
Rigger Salary in Alabama $17.25 $35,880 # 39
Rigger Salary in Tennessee $16.96 $35,280 # 40
Rigger Salary in Nebraska $16.09 $33,470 # 41
Rigger Salary in Arkansas $13.56 $28,190 # 42
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics