Research Summary. Using a database of 30 million profiles, Zippia estimates demographics and statistics for floor installers in the United States. Our estimates are verified against BLS, Census, and current job openings data for accuracy. After extensive research and analysis, Zippia's data science team found that:
- There are over 25,414 floor installers currently employed in the United States.
- 6.3% of all floor installers are women, while 93.7% are men.
- The average age of an employed floor installer is 43 years old.
- The most common ethnicity of floor installers is White (63.8%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (23.3%), Black or African American (8.3%) and Unknown (2.3%).
- Floor installers are most in-demand in Atlanta, GA.
- West Hartford, CT pays an annual average wage of $56,632, the highest in the US.
- In 2021, women earned 97% of what men earned.
- Nevada is the best state for floor installers to live.
- Floor installers are 75% more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies.
Floor Installer Statistics By Gender
6.3% of floor installers are women and 93.7% of floor installers are men.
- Male, 93.7%
- Female, 6.3%
Floor Installers By Gender
Gender Pay Gap For Floor Installer
Women Earn 97¢ For Every $1 Earned By Men
Floor Installer Gender Over Time
This data shows how men and women predominate in the floor installer position over time.
Floor Installer Gender By Year
Floor Installer Male to Female Ratio
We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, water softener installer and insulation worker have the biggest difference in gender.
|Composition Floor Setter||34%||66%|
|Water Softener Installer||97%||3%|
Floor Installer Statistics By Race
The most common ethnicity among floor installers is White, which makes up 63.8% of all floor installers. Comparatively, there are 23.3% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 8.3% of the Black or African American ethnicity.
- White, 63.8%
- Hispanic or Latino, 23.3%
- Black or African American, 8.3%
- Unknown, 2.3%
- Asian, 1.7%
- American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.6%
Floor Installer Race
|Floor Installer Race||Percentages|
|Hispanic or Latino||23.3%|
|Black or African American||8.3%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||0.6%|
Floor Installer Race And Ethnicity Over Time
Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2010-2019 among floor installers.
- Hispanic or Latino
- Black or African American
Floor Installer Race By Year
|Year||White||Black or African American||Asian||Hispanic or Latino|
Floor Installer Wage Gap By Race
|Black or African American||$34,788|
|Hispanic or Latino||$34,290|
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Average Age of a Floor Installer
We determined the average age of floor installers based on ethnicity and gender.
Floor Installer Age By Race
|Race||Male Age||Female Age|
|Black or African American||50|
|Hispanic or Latino||41|
Floor Installer Age Breakdown
This chart breaks down the ages of floor installer employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of floor installers is 40+ years old, which represents 60% of the population.
Floor Installer Age
|Floor Installer Years||Percentages|
Types of Floor Installer Degree Levels
The most common degree for floor installers is high school diploma 57% of floor installers earn that degree. A close second is bachelor's degree with 13% and rounding it off is diploma with 13%.
- High School Diploma, 57%
- Bachelors, 13%
- Diploma, 13%
- Associate, 12%
- Other Degrees, 5%
Floor Installers By Education
|Floor Installer Degree||Percentages|
|High School Diploma||57%|
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Floor Installer Wage Gap By Education
|High School Diploma or Less||$36,358|
Floor Installer Employment Statistics
This section highlights information about where floor installers work. We found most floor installers work for a private company. In addition, the industry that employs the most floor installers is the construction industry.
We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire floor installers.
< 50 employees
50 - 100 employees
100 - 500 employees
500 - 1,000 employees
1,000 - 10,000 employees
Floor Installer Jobs By Employer Size
|< 50 employees||14%|
|50 - 100 employees||12%|
|100 - 500 employees||19%|
|500 - 1,000 employees||21%|
|1,000 - 10,000 employees||24%|
|> 10,000 employees||10%|
The Types Of Companies Floor Installer Work In
Employees with the floor installer job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most floor installers prefer to work at private companies over public companies.
Floor Installer Jobs By Sector
Top Industries Hiring Floor Installers
Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ floor installers. Those industries include construction, transportation and construction.
Floor Installer Turnover And Employment Statistics
Floor Installer Unemployment Rate Over Time
The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of floor installers changed.
- Unemployment rate
Floor Installer Unemployment Rate By Year
|Year||Floor Installer Unemployment Rate|
The Average Number of Years That Floor Installer Stay in a Job
By looking over 2,897 floor installers resumes, we figured out that the average floor installer enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 31%.
Less than one year
Floor Installer Tenure
|Number or Years||Percentages|
|Less than 1 year||21%|
Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Floor Installers with Other Job Titles
After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to floor installers.
|Job Title||LGBT||Job Openings|
|Sanitary Landfill Operator||1.69%||29,480|
|Mud Mixer Operator||1.77%||26,626|
|Artificial Marble Worker||1.79%||19,539|
|Acoustical Ceiling Mechanic||2.14%||33,392|
Foreign Languages Spoken By Floor Installers
The most common foreign language among floor installers is Spanish at 75.9%. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 3.4% and Swahili is the third-most popular at 1.7%.
- Spanish, 75.9%
- French, 3.4%
- Swahili, 1.7%
- Portuguese, 1.7%
- Vietnamese, 1.7%
- Other, 15.6%
Floor Installer Languages Spoken