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|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
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 $105,530. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $63,150. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid business operations specialists is $36,570.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of business operations specialists in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-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 $69,540. The lowest paying industry is the roofing contractors industry (annual salary $58,700). 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|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction|| |
|Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Masonry Contractors|| |
|Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Land Subdivision|| |
|Drywall and Insulation Contractors|| |
|Other Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors|| |
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors|| |
|Painting and Wall Covering Contractors|| |
|Building Finishing Contractors|| |
|Residential Building Construction|| |
|Roofing Contractors|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .