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
$46,940
25th Percentile Wage
$57,880
50th Percentile Wage
$75,560
75th Percentile Wage
$101,380
90th Percentile Wage
$135,510

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 $135,510. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $75,560. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid engineers, all other is $46,940.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of engineers, all other in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201675,5602.02%11.69%
201574,0303.81%-
201471,2105.28%-
201367,4501.07%-
201266,730--

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

The average salaries of engineers, all other in 14 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 power and communication line and related structures construction industry with an annual salary $82,690. The lowest paying industry is the building finishing contractors industry (annual salary $59,550). For detailed engineer, all other salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$82,690
Nonresidential Building Construction
$79,290
Construction of Buildings
$78,800
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$78,130
Utility System Construction
$77,590
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$77,360
Building Equipment Contractors
$75,750
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$74,560
Specialty Trade Contractors
$73,490
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$71,830
Residential Building Construction
$70,790
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$67,580
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$67,180
Building Finishing Contractors
$59,550

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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