Training and Development Specialist Salary in Sector of Construction

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

Average Annual Salary of Training and Development Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,640
25th Percentile Wage
$46,550
50th Percentile Wage
$62,770
75th Percentile Wage
$83,260
90th Percentile Wage
$100,870

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for training and development 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) training and development specialists is $100,870. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $62,770. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid training and development specialists is $36,640.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201662,7702.10%0.72%
201561,4501.16%-
201460,740-0.30%-
201360,920-2.30%-
201262,320--

Compare Training and Development Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of training and development specialists in eleven 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 training and development specialist occupations is the power and communication line and related structures construction industry with an annual salary $79,640. The lowest paying industry is the other building equipment contractors industry (annual salary $53,080). For detailed training and development specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$79,640
Utility System Construction
$71,060
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$67,560
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$66,640
Nonresidential Building Construction
$64,690
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$63,620
Construction of Buildings
$63,330
Building Equipment Contractors
$62,860
Specialty Trade Contractors
$60,740
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$55,540
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$53,080

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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