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
$19,150
25th Percentile Wage
$52,750
50th Percentile Wage
$71,870
75th Percentile Wage
$90,140
90th Percentile Wage
$111,550

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 $111,550. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $71,870. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid labor relations specialists is $19,150.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of labor relations specialists in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201671,8703.87%-7.76%
201569,090-16.18%-
201480,2708.60%-
201373,370-5.56%-
201277,450--

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

The average salaries of labor relations specialists in seven 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 building equipment contractors industry with an annual salary $77,500. 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
Building Equipment Contractors
$77,500
Nonresidential Building Construction
$76,770
Construction of Buildings
$75,860
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$72,680
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$71,070
Specialty Trade Contractors
$66,770
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
$30,800

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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