Operations Specialties Manager Salary in Sector of Construction

The salary statistics of operations specialties managers in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare operations specialties manager salaries in different industries within the construction sector.

Average Annual Salary of Operations Specialties Managers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$58,210
25th Percentile Wage
$76,260
50th Percentile Wage
$103,010
75th Percentile Wage
$139,290
90th Percentile Wage
$189,330

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for operations specialties managers in the industry sector of 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) operations specialties managers is $189,330. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $103,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid operations specialties managers is $58,210.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of operations specialties managers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$103,010
1.17% 12.16%
2016
$101,800
2.58% -
2015
$99,170
2.38% -
2014
$96,810
2.92% -
2013
$93,980
3.72% -
2012
$90,480
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Compare Operations Specialties Manager Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of operations specialties managers in 22 industries in the construction sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for operations specialties manager occupations is the painting and wall covering contractors industry with an annual salary $139,470. The lowest paying industry is the drywall and insulation contractors industry (annual salary $93,660). For detailed operations specialties manager salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Painting and Wall Covering Contractors
$139,470
Land Subdivision
$114,360
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$111,520
Nonresidential Building Construction
$110,130
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
$108,150
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$107,780
Construction of Buildings
$107,570
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$105,560
Residential Building Construction
$103,240
Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors
$102,800
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$101,910
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$101,140
Utility System Construction
$100,720
Building Equipment Contractors
$99,350
Specialty Trade Contractors
$97,980
Roofing Contractors
$97,610
Masonry Contractors
$97,180
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$96,510
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$95,810
Building Finishing Contractors
$95,360
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$94,970
Drywall and Insulation Contractors
$93,660

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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