Computer Hardware Engineer Salary in Sector of Construction

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

Average Annual Salary of Computer Hardware Engineers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,540
25th Percentile Wage
$54,400
50th Percentile Wage
$73,900
75th Percentile Wage
$105,380
90th Percentile Wage
$122,610

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer hardware engineers 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 hardware engineers is $122,610. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $73,900. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid computer hardware engineers is $39,540.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$73,900
-12.94% -10.26%
2016
$83,460
-14.46% -
2015
$95,530
8.02% -
2014
$87,870
-2.12% -
2013
$89,730
9.19% -
2012
$81,480
- -

Compare Computer Hardware Engineer Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of computer hardware engineers in four 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 hardware engineer occupations is the other building equipment contractors industry with an annual salary $92,920. The lowest paying industry is the electrical contractors and other wiring installation contractors industry (annual salary $72,040). For detailed computer hardware engineer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$92,920
Specialty Trade Contractors
$75,510
Building Equipment Contractors
$75,510
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$72,040

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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