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Tire Builders in Tennessee

Tire Builders in Tennessee

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

2.0% Jobs Projection
$52,990 Median Salary
60 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Tire Builders in Tennessee are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Tire Builders in Tennessee is growing slower than average.

  • Tire Builders in Tennessee earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Tire Builders Work in Tennessee?

In 2018, there were 1,450 Tire Builders working in the state.

There were 590 Tire Builders employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 860 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


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


Job Projections for Tennessee

Jobs for Tire Builders in this state are growing at a rate of 2.0% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of -12.1%.


Tennessee Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 60 annual Tire Builders job openings in Tennessee, and 500 total jobs in the year 2026.

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

What do Tire Builders Make in Tennessee?

In 2018 wages for Tire Builders ranged from $34,020 to $61,340 with $52,990 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $16.35 to $29.49. The median hourly rate was $25.48.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $20.1 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $5.38.

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


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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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Occupation Tennessee Employment Total
Helpers–Production Workers 13,720
Production Workers 13,620
Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders 2,080
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic 970
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders 720
Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders 430
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders 150
Etchers and Engravers 80


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