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.
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
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.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
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|| |
|Nonresidential Building Construction|| |
|Land Subdivision|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Utility System Construction|| |
|Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors|| |
|Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors|| |
|Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Residential Building Construction|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Other Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors|| |
|Building Finishing Contractors|| |
|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 .