The salary statistics of human resources workers in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare human resources worker salaries in different industries within the construction sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$37,980|
|25th Percentile Wage||$46,780|
|50th Percentile Wage||$59,670|
|75th Percentile Wage||$76,590|
|90th Percentile Wage||$96,580|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources workers 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) human resources workers is $96,580. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $59,670. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid human resources workers is $37,980.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of human resources workers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of human resources workers 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 human resources worker occupations is the other heavy and civil engineering construction industry with an annual salary $65,650. The lowest paying industry is the roofing contractors industry (annual salary $51,620). For detailed human resources worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Nonresidential Building Construction|| |
|Other Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Land Subdivision|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction|| |
|Painting and Wall Covering Contractors|| |
|Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors|| |
|Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Masonry Contractors|| |
|Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction|| |
|Utility System Construction|| |
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors|| |
|Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors|| |
|Building Finishing Contractors|| |
|Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors|| |
|Drywall and Insulation 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 .