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
$43,940
25th Percentile Wage
$54,300
50th Percentile Wage
$68,020
75th Percentile Wage
$85,690
90th Percentile Wage
$110,600

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
2017
$68,020
1.50% 5.75%
2016
$67,000
1.27% -
2015
$66,150
1.44% -
2014
$65,200
0.87% -
2013
$64,630
0.80% -
2012
$64,110
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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
$72,510
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$72,450
Painting and Wall Covering Contractors
$71,360
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$70,740
Drywall and Insulation Contractors
$70,670
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$69,680
Land Subdivision
$69,280
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$68,740
Roofing Contractors
$68,720
Nonresidential Building Construction
$68,650
Construction of Buildings
$67,970
Building Equipment Contractors
$67,960
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$67,640
Utility System Construction
$67,440
Specialty Trade Contractors
$67,360
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$67,320
Residential Building Construction
$66,920
Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors
$66,780
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$66,710
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$66,450
Building Finishing Contractors
$66,030
Masonry Contractors
$64,760

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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