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
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

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 $110,600. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $68,020. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid financial specialists is $43,940.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
1.50% 5.75%
1.27% -
1.44% -
0.87% -
0.80% -
- -

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 $72,510. The lowest paying industry is the masonry contractors industry (annual salary $64,760). 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
Other Building Equipment Contractors
Painting and Wall Covering Contractors
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
Drywall and Insulation Contractors
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
Land Subdivision
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
Roofing Contractors
Nonresidential Building Construction
Construction of Buildings
Building Equipment Contractors
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
Utility System Construction
Specialty Trade Contractors
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
Residential Building Construction
Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
Building Finishing Contractors
Masonry Contractors

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].


Highest paying industries for financial specialists.