How Much do Dishwashers Make in Kentucky?

Do dishwashers in Kentucky make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Kentucky dishwashers?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, dishwashers in Kentucky earn an average of $21,830 a year, equivalent to $10.49 an hour.

This is 11% less than dishwashers nationwide and 50% less than the typical Kentucky worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Kentucky Dishwasher Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $13.30 $27,660
75th $11.76 $24,460
50th $10.35 $21,530
25th $9.00 $18,730
10th $8.18 $17,010
Kentucky Dishwashers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Bowling Green $10.48 $21,790
Elizabeth $10.47 $21,770
Lexington $10.84 $22,540
Louisville $10.80 $22,470
Kentucky Dishwasher Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $10.49 $21,830
2018 $9.90 $20,590
2017 $9.62 $20,020
2016 $9.16 $19,040
2015 $8.93 $18,580
2014 $8.72 $18,130
2013 $8.56 $17,800
2012 $8.38 $17,440
2011 $8.48 $17,630