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.
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
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.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
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 .