Computer Occupations Salary in Sector of Construction

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

Average Annual Salary of Computer Occupations

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,450
25th Percentile Wage
$48,670
50th Percentile Wage
$67,750
75th Percentile Wage
$94,180
90th Percentile Wage
$123,050

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer occupations 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) computer occupations is $123,050. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $67,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer occupations is $35,450.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$67,750
1.55% 1.76%
2016
$66,700
0.12% -
2015
$66,620
0.51% -
2014
$66,280
1.54% -
2013
$65,260
-1.99% -
2012
$66,560
- -

Compare Computer Occupations Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of computer occupations in 19 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 computer occupations occupations is the other building equipment contractors industry with an annual salary $80,910. The lowest paying industry is the roofing contractors industry (annual salary $40,170). For detailed computer occupations salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$80,910
Land Subdivision
$75,420
Nonresidential Building Construction
$75,020
Construction of Buildings
$72,460
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
$72,460
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$69,760
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$69,360
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$68,960
Utility System Construction
$68,600
Residential Building Construction
$66,750
Building Equipment Contractors
$65,390
Specialty Trade Contractors
$64,750
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$62,510
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$61,930
Building Finishing Contractors
$60,230
Drywall and Insulation Contractors
$58,340
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$56,210
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$55,340
Roofing Contractors
$40,170

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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