How Much do Stonemasons Make?

Do stonemasons make a lot of money? What is the average pay for stonemasons?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, stonemasons in the United States earn an average of $48,070 a year, equivalent to $23.11 an hour. Stonemasons make 10% less than the average American worker.

Stonemasons in New Jersey are the best paid, making $70,870 a year, while stonemasons in Mississippi make the least at $26,250.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Stonemason Wages by Percentile
Percentile Hourly Annually
90th $36.13 $75,140
75th $27.75 $57,720
50th $20.81 $43,280
25th $16.30 $33,910
10th $13.22 $27,510
Stonemason Wages by State

In what states do stonemasons make the most? In what states do stonemasons make the least?

In the map below, green represents higher pay and red represents lower pay. Keep scrolling down to see a table with the average wages in each state.

State Hourly Annually
Alabama $19.81 $41,200
Arizona $15.88 $33,040
California $25.75 $53,560
Colorado $21.19 $44,070
Connecticut $22.16 $46,100
Florida $19.12 $39,770
Idaho $19.79 $41,160
Illinois $32.24 $67,060
Indiana $26.07 $54,230
Kansas $19.71 $41,000
Kentucky $20.61 $42,870
Louisiana $15.98 $33,240
Maine $22.84 $47,500
Maryland $21.27 $44,240
Massachusetts $27.10 $56,360
Michigan $20.50 $42,640
Minnesota $19.48 $40,520
Mississippi $12.62 $26,250
Missouri $18.39 $38,250
Nebraska $16.58 $34,490
Nevada $28.41 $59,090
New Hampshire $21.24 $44,170
New Jersey $34.07 $70,870
New Mexico $15.16 $31,530
New York $26.14 $54,370
North Carolina $17.79 $37,010
Ohio $19.41 $40,360
Oklahoma $17.69 $36,790
Oregon $20.02 $41,650
Pennsylvania $23.92 $49,760
South Carolina $16.06 $33,400
Tennessee $16.89 $35,120
Texas $18.17 $37,800
Utah $20.82 $43,310
Vermont $22.62 $47,040
Virginia $20.71 $43,090
Washington $24.16 $50,260
Wisconsin $24.38 $50,710
Wyoming $26.74 $55,610
Metro Areas Where Stonemasons Earn the Most
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Hourly Annually
Chicago, IL $32.78 $68,180
Stockton, CA $30.14 $62,680
Santa Rosa, CA $30.13 $62,660
New York, NY $29.29 $60,920
Las Vegas, NV $28.77 $59,850
Philadelphia, PA $28.62 $59,520
Boston, MA $28.28 $58,830
San Luis Obispo, CA $25.68 $53,420
Rochester, NY $25.31 $52,650
Seattle, WA $25.02 $52,050
Stonemason Wages by Year
Year Hourly Annually
2019 $23.11 $48,070
2018 $21.33 $44,370
2017 $20.37 $42,370
2016 $20.98 $43,650
2015 $20.66 $42,970
2014 $20.25 $42,130
2013 $19.23 $39,990
2012 $19.29 $40,120
2011 $18.96 $39,430