Bricklayers, Stonemasons and Related

Occupation (7121) - 2021-Q4

  • 1.61M, Workforce
  • $6.86k MX, Average monthly salary
  • 43.8, Average age
  • 44.4, Weekly hours worked
  • 5.34, Weekly days worked
  • 5.96%, Workforce with second job
  • 91.4%, Informal Workforce
  • 7.27, Average years of Schooling

About Bricklayers, Stonemasons and Related

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The workforce of Bricklayers, Stonemasons and Related during fourth quarter of 2021 was 1.61M people, whose salary averaged $6.86k MX working around 44.4 hours per week.

The average age of Bricklayers, Stonemasons and Related was 43.8 years. The workforce was distributed in 99.9% men with an average salary of $6.86k MX and, 0.083% women with average salary of $1.31k MX.

The best average salaries received by Bricklayers, Stonemasons and Related were in Baja California Sur ($12.9k MX), Nayarit ($10.2k MX), and Sinaloa ($9.75k MX) while the workforce was larger in Estado de México (185k), Jalisco (136k), and Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave (112k).

In terms of industries, the best average salaries were in Public Administration ($16k MX), Fabricated Metal Products ($15.5k MX), and Retail Trade of Cars and Trucks ($12.9k MX), while the workforce was concentrated on Building Equipment Contractors (783k), Residential Building Construction (743k), and Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors (5.47k).

0.056% of the total informal workers correspond to women with an average salary of $2.11k MX and 99.9% to men with an average salary of $6.78k MX.

At the level of states, Tlaxcala had the highest percentage of informal workers with 100% corresponding to 18.9k from 18.9k workers, while the state with the lowest percentage of informal workers was Baja California Sur with a 64% corresponding to 11k from 17.2k workers.

Workforce and Salaries Evolution

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  • 1.61M, Workforce 2021-Q4
  • $6.86k MX, Average monthly salary 2021-Q4

At fourth quarter of 2021, the people who worked as Bricklayers, Stonemasons and Related were 1.61M being a 0.094% higher than the third quarter of 2021. (1.61M).

In the same period, an average salary of $6.86k MX was observed, registering an increase of 0.018%, compared to the third quarter of 2021 ($6.86k MX).

Workforce by State

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Top 1 Workforce 2021-Q4: 185k, Estado de México

Greater Increase in Workforce 2021-Q3/ 2021-Q4: 16.4k, Jalisco

Greater Decrease in Workforce 2021-Q3/ 2021-Q4: 21.4k, Hidalgo

The states with the highest number of Bricklayers, Stonemasons and Related during the fourth quarter of 2021 were Estado de México (185k), Jalisco (136k), and Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave (112k)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the fourth quarter of 2021, the main positive variations occurred in Jalisco and Sinaloa with an increase of 16.4k (13.8%) and 12k (34.7%), respectively. On the other hand, the negative variations were accentuated in Hidalgo and Puebla with a decrease of 21.4k (36.1%) and 18.5k (22.8%), respectively.

Salaries by State

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Top 1 Average Salary 2021-Q4: $12.9k MX, Baja California Sur

Greater Salary Increase 2021-Q3 / 2021-Q4: $1.85k MX, Baja California Sur

Greater Salary Decrease 2021-Q3 / 2021-Q4: $2.43k MX, Puebla

The states with the best average salaries for Bricklayers, Stonemasons and Related during fourth quarter of 2021 were Baja California Sur ($12.9k MX), Nayarit ($10.2k MX), and Sinaloa ($9.75k MX)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the fourth quarter of 2021, the positive salary growth was higher in Baja California Sur and Guanajuato with an increase of $1.85k MX (16.8%) and $1.49k MX (29.1%), respectively. Por otro lado, las variaciones salariales negativas se acentuaron en Puebla and Guerrero with a decrease of $2.43k MX (32.4%) and $1.38k MX (17.9%), respectively.

Average Salary and Workforce by Sex and Age

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Average Age 2021-Q4: 43.8, Men

At fourth quarter of 2021, the male workforce in Bricklayers, Stonemasons and Related represented the 99.9% of the employed population and women 0.083%. The male workforce was higher in the age group of 35 to 44 years (442k), while the female workforce was higher in the age group of 45 to 54 years (467).

The highest average salary was $7.29k MX received by men from 25 to 34 years, while the lowest average salary was $4.3k MX received by men from 75 or more years.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Average Salary and Workforce by Gender and Schooling Years

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Average Schooling in Years (2021-Q4): 7.27, Men

At fourth quarter of 2021 the male workforce in Bricklayers, Stonemasons and Related was higher in the educational segment with 7 to 9 years of schooling (622k), while the female workforce was higher in the educational segment with 4 to 6 years of schooling (627).

The highest average salary was $7.93k MX received by men with 13 to 15 years of schooling, while the lowest average salary was $6.71k MX received by men with 7 to 9 years of schooling.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Workforce and Salaries Distribution by Industries

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The visualization shows the distribution of Bricklayers, Stonemasons and Related in different industries and economic sectors.

At fourth quarter of 2021, the workforce was higher in Building Equipment Contractors (50.4%), Residential Building Construction (47.8%), and Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors (0.35%).

In the same period, the best average salaries were received in Public Administration ($16k MX), Fabricated Metal Products ($15.5k MX), and Retail Trade of Cars and Trucks ($12.9k MX).

Labor Informality

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Labor Informality

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Labor Informality 2021-Q4

  • 91.4%, Bricklayers, Stonemasons and Related
  • 55.8%, Average Informality in Mexico

During the fourth quarter of 2021, the labor informality of Bricklayers, Stonemasons and Related reached a 91.4%, which implied a decrease from 0.78 percentage points compared to the third quarter of 2021  (92.2%).

The labor informality of this occupation was higher than informality at the country level in 35.5 percentage points during the fourth quarter of 2021.

Labor Informality by State

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Greater Labor Informality: 100%, Tlaxcala

Less Labor Informality: 64 %, Baja California Sur

At fourth quarter of 2021, the states with the highest rate of labor informality in Bricklayers, Stonemasons and Related were Tlaxcala (100%), Oaxaca (100%), and Guerrero (99.7%).

The states with the lowest informality rate were Nayarit (77.5%), Quintana Roo (70.2%), and Baja California Sur (64%).

Labor Informality by Age and Education

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Workforce

The workforce of Bricklayers, Stonemasons and Related during the fourth quarter of 2021 was higher in the age group with 35 to 44 years concentrating 443k workers of which 7.73% corresponds to formal employment (34.2k) and 92.3% to informal employment (408k).

Regarding the schooling years, the workforce was higher in the range with 7 to 9 years of schooling concentrating 622k workers of which 9.23%  corresponds to formal employment (57.4k) and 90.8% corresponds to informal employment (564k).