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

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 $119,390. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $66,700. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer occupations is $34,570.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth

Compare Computer Occupations Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of computer occupations in 18 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 $77,010. The lowest paying industry is the other heavy and civil engineering construction industry (annual salary $53,400). For detailed computer occupations salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Other Building Equipment Contractors
Nonresidential Building Construction
Land Subdivision
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
Construction of Buildings
Utility System Construction
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
Residential Building Construction
Building Equipment Contractors
Specialty Trade Contractors
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
Building Finishing Contractors
Drywall and Insulation Contractors
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].


Highest paying industries for computer occupations.