The salary statistics of business operations specialists in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare business operations specialist salaries in different industries within the construction sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$37,630|
|25th Percentile Wage||$49,740|
|50th Percentile Wage||$64,650|
|75th Percentile Wage||$84,490|
|90th Percentile Wage||$109,200|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for business operations specialists 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) business operations specialists is $109,200. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $64,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid business operations specialists is $37,630.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of business operations specialists in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of business operations specialists 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 business operations specialist occupations is the nonresidential building construction industry with an annual salary $71,750. The lowest paying industry is the roofing contractors industry (annual salary $59,660). For detailed business operations specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Nonresidential Building Construction|| |
|Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction|| |
|Utility System Construction|| |
|Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction|| |
|Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Masonry Contractors|| |
|Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors|| |
|Drywall and Insulation Contractors|| |
|Other Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Painting and Wall Covering Contractors|| |
|Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors|| |
|Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors|| |
|Land Subdivision|| |
|Building Finishing Contractors|| |
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Residential Building Construction|| |
|Roofing Contractors|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .