Budget Analyst Salary in Sector of Construction

The salary statistics of budget analysts in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare budget analyst salaries in different industries within the construction sector.

Average Annual Salary of Budget Analysts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,230
25th Percentile Wage
$56,930
50th Percentile Wage
$71,870
75th Percentile Wage
$87,790
90th Percentile Wage
$102,600

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for budget analysts 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) budget analysts is $102,600. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $71,870. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid budget analysts is $43,230.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$71,870
3.10% 4.48%
2016
$69,640
0.43% -
2015
$69,340
0.01% -
2014
$69,330
-0.26% -
2013
$69,510
1.24% -
2012
$68,650
- -

Compare Budget Analyst Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of budget analysts in eight 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 budget analyst occupations is the nonresidential building construction industry with an annual salary $74,770. The lowest paying industry is the residential building construction industry (annual salary $61,880). For detailed budget analyst salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Nonresidential Building Construction
$74,770
Building Equipment Contractors
$74,490
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$73,330
Construction of Buildings
$72,450
Specialty Trade Contractors
$72,210
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$67,130
Utility System Construction
$62,600
Residential Building Construction
$61,880

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




Related:

Highest paying cities for budget analysts

Highest paying industries for budget analysts.