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Financial Manager Salary in Sector of Construction

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

Average Annual Salary of Financial Managers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$64,990
25th Percentile Wage
$81,360
50th Percentile Wage
$108,580
75th Percentile Wage
$147,980
90th Percentile Wage
$200,990

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for financial 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) financial managers is $200,990. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $108,580. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid financial managers is $64,990.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$108,580
0.23% 13.34%
2016
$108,330
3.44% -
2015
$104,600
1.65% -
2014
$102,870
3.95% -
2013
$98,810
4.78% -
2012
$94,090
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Compare Financial Manager Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of financial 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 financial manager occupations is the painting and wall covering contractors industry with an annual salary $135,570. The lowest paying industry is the electrical contractors and other wiring installation contractors industry (annual salary $96,280). For detailed financial manager salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Painting and Wall Covering Contractors
$135,570
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$119,840
Land Subdivision
$119,610
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$116,450
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
$116,210
Nonresidential Building Construction
$115,660
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$114,480
Construction of Buildings
$113,080
Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors
$109,930
Roofing Contractors
$109,530
Residential Building Construction
$108,200
Masonry Contractors
$107,690
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$107,620
Utility System Construction
$107,210
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$107,040
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$106,480
Building Equipment Contractors
$103,280
Specialty Trade Contractors
$103,030
Building Finishing Contractors
$102,930
Drywall and Insulation Contractors
$100,430
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$98,060
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$96,280

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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