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

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 $102,150. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $69,640. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid budget analysts is $45,030.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth

Compare Budget Analyst Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of budget analysts in three 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 $70,830. The lowest paying industry is the specialty trade contractors industry (annual salary $66,970). For detailed budget analyst salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Nonresidential Building Construction
Construction of Buildings
Specialty Trade Contractors

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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