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
$39,060
25th Percentile Wage
$50,160
50th Percentile Wage
$68,210
75th Percentile Wage
$88,260
90th Percentile Wage
$104,180

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 $104,180. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $68,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid training and development specialists is $39,060.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$68,210
7.98% 8.64%
2016
$62,770
2.10% -
2015
$61,450
1.16% -
2014
$60,740
-0.30% -
2013
$60,920
-2.30% -
2012
$62,320
- -

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

The average salaries of training and development specialists in 17 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 other heavy and civil engineering construction industry with an annual salary $77,140. The lowest paying industry is the roofing contractors industry (annual salary $48,450). For detailed training and development specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$77,140
Nonresidential Building Construction
$74,710
Land Subdivision
$72,390
Construction of Buildings
$71,970
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$71,900
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$70,090
Utility System Construction
$68,790
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$67,790
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$66,970
Building Equipment Contractors
$65,830
Residential Building Construction
$64,840
Specialty Trade Contractors
$63,910
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$59,400
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$58,260
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$52,530
Building Finishing Contractors
$49,980
Roofing Contractors
$48,450

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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