The salary statistics and trend of physical scientists in the industry of heavy and civil engineering construction are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare physical scientist salaries in different industries within the construction sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$30,600|
|25th Percentile Wage||$53,130|
|50th Percentile Wage||$71,730|
|75th Percentile Wage||$95,490|
|90th Percentile Wage||$126,040|
Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for physical scientists in the industry of heavy and civil engineering construction. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) physical scientists is $126,040. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $71,730. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent physical scientists is $30,600.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of physical scientists in the industry of Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of physical scientists in seven industries within the construction sector are shown in Table 3. For salary information of physical scientists in a specific industry, use the links in the table.
|Industry||Median Annual Salary|
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Nonresidential Building Construction|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Utility System Construction|| |