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.
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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 $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.
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.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
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|| |
|Land Subdivision|| |
|Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors|| |
|Nonresidential Building Construction|| |
|Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Other Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Roofing Contractors|| |
|Utility System Construction|| |
|Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Drywall and Insulation Contractors|| |
|Residential Building Construction|| |
|Masonry Contractors|| |
|Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors|| |
|Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors|| |
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Building Finishing Contractors|| |
|Painting and Wall Covering Contractors|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .