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Occupational Employment Statistics


47-3011 Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters

Help brickmasons, blockmasons, stonemasons, or tile and marble setters by performing duties requiring less skill. Duties include using, supplying or holding materials or tools, and cleaning work area and equipment. Construction laborers who do not primarily assist brickmasons, blockmasons, and stonemasons or tile and marble setters are classified under "Construction Laborers" (47-2061). Apprentice workers are classified with the appropriate skilled construction trade occupation (47-2011 through 47-2231).

Geography Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 8015$37.34/hr$23.60/hr$39.13/hr$39.65/hr$39.72/hr$43.10/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Central Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Minnesota N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Rochester MN MSA N/AN/AN/A
Northwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southwest Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 30$18.55/hrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 80$39.65/hr-4.1%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 90$39.65/hrN/A
Minnesota 110$39.63/hr-2.7%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2020-2030
Insulation Workers, Floor, Ceiling, and Wall 830$24.07/hr3.9%
Construction Laborers 18,200$23.68/hr7.1%
Brickmasons and Blockmasons 1,370$39.00/hr-5.2%
Structural Iron and Steel Workers 570$41.21/hr6.2%
Reinforcing Iron and Rebar Workers N/A$39.00/hrN/A
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers 4,060$30.30/hr0.6%
Roofers 1,720$26.34/hr5.8%
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas N/AN/AN/A
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers 850$32.88/hr3.7%
Plasterers and Stucco Masons 220$34.46/hrN/A

  • Mix mortar, plaster, and grout, manually or using machines, according to standard formulas.
  • Arrange or store materials, machines, tools, or equipment.
  • Clean installation surfaces, equipment, tools, work sites, or storage areas, using water, chemical solutions, oxygen lances, or polishing machines.
  • Modify material moving, mixing, grouting, grinding, polishing, or cleaning procedures, according to installation or material requirements.
  • Locate and supply materials to masons for installation, following drawings or numbered sequences.
  • Transport materials, tools, or machines to installation sites, manually or using conveyance equipment.
  • Cut materials to specified sizes for installation, using power saws or tile cutters.
  • Provide assistance in the preparation, installation, repair, or rebuilding of tile, brick, or stone surfaces.
  • Move or position materials such as marble slabs, using cranes, hoists, or dollies.
  • Erect scaffolding or other installation structures.