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
$57,330
25th Percentile Wage
$75,670
50th Percentile Wage
$101,800
75th Percentile Wage
$138,740
90th Percentile Wage
$187,440

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 $187,440. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $101,800. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid operations specialties managers is $57,330.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of operations specialties managers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016101,8002.58%11.12%
201599,1702.38%-
201496,8102.92%-
201393,9803.72%-
201290,480--

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 $116,070. The lowest paying industry is the masonry contractors industry (annual salary $73,970). 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
$116,070
Land Subdivision
$114,840
Nonresidential Building Construction
$107,990
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$107,570
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$107,330
Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors
$105,900
Construction of Buildings
$104,940
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
$104,200
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$103,170
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$102,750
Building Equipment Contractors
$101,630
Residential Building Construction
$99,860
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$99,240
Specialty Trade Contractors
$98,240
Utility System Construction
$97,770
Drywall and Insulation Contractors
$95,470
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$95,280
Roofing Contractors
$95,240
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$94,610
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$92,960
Building Finishing Contractors
$92,150
Masonry Contractors
$73,970

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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