What They Pay: Explore Salaries

By Arkansas Next on Friday, October 13, 2023

See the median pay for many of the state’s technical professions and the qualifications needed for each.

Occupation Data

Occupation Data




Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders $17.70 HS Diploma
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians $26.27 Certificate
Architectural and Civil Drafters $24.76 Associate
Automotive Body and Related Repairers $20.31 Certificate
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics $19.09 Certificate
Avionics Technicians $36.27 Certificate
Cargo and Freight Agents $19.90 HS Diploma
Carpenters $19.05 HS Diploma
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers $19.20 HS Diploma
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders $23.43 HS Diploma
Chemical Technicians $20.99 Associate
Civil Engineering Technicians $27.73 Associate
Computer Network Support (CNC) Specialists $24.34 Associate
Computer User Support Specialists $19.53 HS Diploma
Construction and Building Inspectors $23.57 HS Diploma
Construction Managers $36.80 Bachelor’s
Control and Valve Installers, Repairers $31.83 HS Diploma
Crane and Tower Operators $21.11 HS Diploma
Diesel Engine Specialists $22.38 HS Diploma
Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas $21.07 HS Diploma
Electrical Power-Line Installers, Repairers (Lineman) $31.30 Certificate
Electricians $22.40 Certificate
Electro-Mechanical and Mechatronics Technicians $29.12 Associate
Explosives Workers and Ordnance Handling Experts $21.94 HS Diploma
Heating, Air Conditioning, Refrigeration Mechanics $21.99 Certificate
Heavy Equipment Mechanics $24.82 HS Diploma
Industrial Machinery Mechanics $24.19 HS Diploma
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators $17.76 HS Diploma
Log Graders and Scalers $17.21 HS Diploma
Machinists $21.69 HS Diploma
Maintenance Workers, Machinery $21.41 HS Diploma
Mechanical Drafters $23.15 Associate
Mobile Heavy Equipment Mechanics $24.82 HS Diploma
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators $18.56 HS Diploma to Certificate
Painters, Construction and Maintenance $18.25 HS Diploma
Plant and System Operators $24.02 HS Diploma
Plumbers, Pipefitters and Steamfitters $22.11 Certificate
Power Plant Operators $38.76 HS Diploma
Radio, Cellular and Tower Equipment Installers $21.06 Associate
Riggers $17.77 HS Diploma
Robotics Technicians (Automation Technicians) $29.12 Associate
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators and Tenders $22.14 HS Diploma
Service Unit Operators in Oil, Gas and Mining $24.21 HS Diploma
Structural Iron and Steel Workers $23.22 HS Diploma
Supervisors of Construction and Extraction Workers $28.44 HS Diploma
Surveying and Mapping Technicians $19.59 Certificate
Tank Car, Truck and Ship Loaders $13.92 HS Diploma
Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers $24.37 Certificate
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers $21.94 HS Diploma
Tool and Die Makers $21.89 Certificate
Welders, Cutters, Solderers and Brazers $19.10 HS Diploma