Financial Specialist Salary in Sector of Construction

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

Average Annual Salary of Financial Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,350
25th Percentile Wage
$53,570
50th Percentile Wage
$67,000
75th Percentile Wage
$86,240
90th Percentile Wage
$111,680

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for financial 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) financial specialists is $111,680. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $67,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid financial specialists is $43,350.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201667,0001.27%4.31%
201566,1501.44%-
201465,2000.87%-
201364,6300.80%-
201264,110--

Compare Financial Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of financial specialists in 22 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 financial specialist occupations is the highway, street, and bridge construction industry with an annual salary $71,200. The lowest paying industry is the painting and wall covering contractors industry (annual salary $57,890). For detailed financial specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
$71,200
Land Subdivision
$71,180
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$69,430
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$69,290
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$68,670
Nonresidential Building Construction
$68,340
Building Equipment Contractors
$68,150
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$67,690
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$67,470
Construction of Buildings
$67,080
Roofing Contractors
$66,330
Utility System Construction
$66,140
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$66,050
Specialty Trade Contractors
$66,010
Drywall and Insulation Contractors
$65,530
Residential Building Construction
$65,380
Masonry Contractors
$64,730
Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors
$64,670
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$64,540
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$64,530
Building Finishing Contractors
$62,920
Painting and Wall Covering Contractors
$57,890

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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