Business Operations Specialist Salary in Sector of Construction

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.

Average Annual Salary of Business Operations Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage 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.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$64,650
2.32% 7.98%
2016
$63,150
2.55% -
2015
$61,540
0.99% -
2014
$60,930
0.97% -
2013
$60,340
1.41% -
2012
$59,490
- -

Compare Business Operations Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

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
$71,750
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
$69,630
Utility System Construction
$68,940
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$68,510
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$68,370
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$68,010
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$66,570
Construction of Buildings
$66,410
Building Equipment Contractors
$65,220
Masonry Contractors
$64,940
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$64,170
Drywall and Insulation Contractors
$63,930
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$63,340
Specialty Trade Contractors
$63,070
Painting and Wall Covering Contractors
$62,380
Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors
$62,130
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$61,670
Land Subdivision
$61,150
Building Finishing Contractors
$61,140
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$60,750
Residential Building Construction
$60,060
Roofing Contractors
$59,660

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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