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Tire Builders in North Carolina

Tire Builders in North Carolina

Is North Carolina a good place for you to work as a Tire Builder?

-15% Jobs Projection
$36,870 Median Salary
190 Job Openings

While jobs for Tire Builders in North Carolina are decreasing, those who do work in these jobs get paid higher than average.

  • Employment for Tire Builders in North Carolina is expected to decrease.

  • Tire Builders in North Carolina earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Tire Builders Work in North Carolina?

1,760 people worked as Tire Builders in 2018 in this state.

There were 1,710 Tire Builders employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 50 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 310 Tire Builders working in it, which means North Carolina has more Tire Builders than average.


Job Projections for North Carolina

Jobs for Tire Builders in this state are declining at a rate of 15.0% which is a faster decline than the nationwide estimated projection of -12.1%.


North Carolina Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 190 annual job openings, and 1,820 total jobs in 2026 for Tire Builders in this state.

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

What do Tire Builders Make in North Carolina?

In 2018 wages for Tire Builders ranged from $23,920 to $53,380 with $36,870 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $11.5 to $25.66. The median hourly rate was $17.72.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $17.16 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $0.56.

The median salary in North Carolina is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top North Carolina Metros for Tire Builders

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Tire Builders.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC 40 $21,960

Top States for Tire Builders Employment

View the list below to see 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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