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Considering a career as a Tire Builder in Kentucky?

$33,440 Median Salary
30 Job Openings
  • Tire Builders in Kentucky earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Tire Builders Work in Kentucky?

230 people worked as Tire Builders in 2018 in this state.

There were 190 Tire Builders employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 40 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 310 Tire Builders working in it, which means Kentucky has fewer Tire Builders than average.


Job Projections for Kentucky

Jobs for Tire Builders in this state are not projected to grow or decrease, which is better than what is projected nationwide which is a decrease of 12.1%.


Kentucky Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 30 annual job openings, and a total of 220 jobs for Kentucky Tire Builders in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 2,100 annual jobs and 19,600 total jobs in 2026.

What do Tire Builders Make in Kentucky?

In 2018 wages for Tire Builders ranged from $22,350 to $56,450 with $33,440 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $10.74 to $27.14. The median hourly rate was $16.08.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $15.74 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $0.34.

The median salary in Kentucky is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top States for Tire Builders Employment

The table below shows the states where most Tire Builders work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
South Carolina 4,130 $53,760
Alabama 2,070 $51,380
Georgia 1,940 $37,770
North Carolina 1,760 $36,870
Tennessee 1,450 $52,990
Oklahoma 1,390 $54,360
Indiana 1,140 $53,400
Ohio 640 $51,310
Pennsylvania 350 $33,400
California 270 $28,920
Kentucky 230 $33,440
Missouri 220 $32,410
Texas 210 $28,060
Florida 120 $25,840
Maryland 110 $32,000
Wisconsin 90 $30,780
South Dakota 70 $30,320
Maine 40 $27,640

Below are the states where Tire Builders get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
Oklahoma $54,360
South Carolina $53,760
Indiana $53,400
Tennessee $52,990
Alabama $51,380
Ohio $51,310
Virginia $42,520
Georgia $37,770
North Carolina $36,870
Kentucky $33,440

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