Engineer, All Other Salary in Sector of Construction

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

Average Annual Salary of Engineers, All Other

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,000
25th Percentile Wage
$54,800
50th Percentile Wage
$71,860
75th Percentile Wage
$97,980
90th Percentile Wage
$134,620

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for engineers, all other 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) engineers, all other is $134,620. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $71,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid engineers, all other is $43,000.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$71,860
-5.15% 7.14%
2016
$75,560
2.02% -
2015
$74,030
3.81% -
2014
$71,210
5.28% -
2013
$67,450
1.07% -
2012
$66,730
- -

Compare Engineer, All Other Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of engineers, all other in 16 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 engineer, all other occupations is the foundation, structure, and building exterior contractors industry with an annual salary $89,390. The lowest paying industry is the building finishing contractors industry (annual salary $58,580). For detailed engineer, all other salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$89,390
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$81,820
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$79,010
Nonresidential Building Construction
$76,480
Utility System Construction
$73,640
Building Equipment Contractors
$72,350
Specialty Trade Contractors
$72,210
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$71,850
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$71,800
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$71,780
Construction of Buildings
$71,120
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$71,120
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
$69,310
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$65,470
Residential Building Construction
$60,760
Building Finishing Contractors
$58,580

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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