Industrial Engineer, Including Health and Safety Salary in Sector of Construction

The salary statistics of industrial engineers, including health and safety in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare industrial engineer, including health and safety salaries in different industries within the construction sector.

Average Annual Salary of Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$51,570
25th Percentile Wage
$63,460
50th Percentile Wage
$81,320
75th Percentile Wage
$106,290
90th Percentile Wage
$138,320

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for industrial engineers, including health and safety 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) industrial engineers, including health and safety is $138,320. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $81,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid industrial engineers, including health and safety is $51,570.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of industrial engineers, including health and safety in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$81,320
3.55% 11.73%
2016
$78,430
0.20% -
2015
$78,270
3.83% -
2014
$75,270
0.94% -
2013
$74,560
3.73% -
2012
$71,780
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Compare Industrial Engineer, Including Health and Safety Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of industrial engineers, including health and safety in 20 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 industrial engineer, including health and safety occupations is the nonresidential building construction industry with an annual salary $88,370. The lowest paying industry is the painting and wall covering contractors industry (annual salary $60,260). For detailed industrial engineer, including health and safety salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Nonresidential Building Construction
$88,370
Construction of Buildings
$87,540
Utility System Construction
$82,880
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$82,200
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
$81,540
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$81,430
Residential Building Construction
$78,470
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$77,090
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$75,570
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$74,870
Building Equipment Contractors
$73,070
Drywall and Insulation Contractors
$72,200
Specialty Trade Contractors
$71,870
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$71,270
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$71,160
Building Finishing Contractors
$69,210
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$66,680
Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors
$63,150
Roofing Contractors
$61,350
Painting and Wall Covering Contractors
$60,260

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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