The salary statistics of compliance officers in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare compliance officer salaries in different industries within the construction sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$37,700|
|25th Percentile Wage||$49,430|
|50th Percentile Wage||$65,880|
|75th Percentile Wage||$87,860|
|90th Percentile Wage||$104,440|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for compliance officers 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) compliance officers is $104,440. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $65,880. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid compliance officers is $37,700.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of compliance officers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of compliance officers in 18 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 compliance officer occupations is the nonresidential building construction industry with an annual salary $73,760. The lowest paying industry is the other specialty trade contractors industry (annual salary $52,460). For detailed compliance officer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Nonresidential Building Construction|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Utility System Construction|| |
|Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction|| |
|Residential Building Construction|| |
|Land Subdivision|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors|| |
|Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors|| |
|Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction|| |
|Building Finishing Contractors|| |
|Other Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Drywall and Insulation Contractors|| |
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .