Labor Relations Specialist Salary in Sector of Construction

The salary statistics of labor relations specialists in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare labor relations specialist salaries in different industries within the construction sector.

Average Annual Salary of Labor Relations Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,600
25th Percentile Wage
$56,320
50th Percentile Wage
$74,480
75th Percentile Wage
$91,550
90th Percentile Wage
$105,550

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for labor relations 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) labor relations specialists is $105,550. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $74,480. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid labor relations specialists is $19,600.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of labor relations specialists in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$74,480
3.50% -3.99%
2016
$71,870
3.87% -
2015
$69,090
-16.18% -
2014
$80,270
8.60% -
2013
$73,370
-5.56% -
2012
$77,450
- -

Compare Labor Relations Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of labor relations specialists in nine 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 labor relations specialist occupations is the residential building construction industry with an annual salary $87,410. The lowest paying industry is the highway, street, and bridge construction industry (annual salary $30,800). For detailed labor relations specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Residential Building Construction
$87,410
Construction of Buildings
$78,010
Building Equipment Contractors
$77,500
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$76,630
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$73,860
Specialty Trade Contractors
$70,790
Nonresidential Building Construction
$70,260
Utility System Construction
$68,490
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
$30,800

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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