Applications Software Developers Salary in Sector of Construction

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

Average Annual Salary of Applications Software Developers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$54,630
25th Percentile Wage
$69,280
50th Percentile Wage
$93,750
75th Percentile Wage
$118,420
90th Percentile Wage
$139,480

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for applications software developers 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) applications software developers is $139,480. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $93,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid applications software developers is $54,630.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201693,7504.43%5.85%
201589,6000.84%-
201488,8506.89%-
201382,730-6.70%-
201288,270--

Compare Applications Software Developers Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of applications software developers in nine 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 applications software developers occupations is the land subdivision industry with an annual salary $112,730. The lowest paying industry is the electrical contractors and other wiring installation contractors industry (annual salary $69,270). For detailed applications software developers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Land Subdivision
$112,730
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$111,330
Construction of Buildings
$105,270
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$96,080
Residential Building Construction
$94,660
Specialty Trade Contractors
$84,080
Building Equipment Contractors
$83,650
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$79,170
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$69,270

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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