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.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
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.
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.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
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|| |
|Nonresidential Building Construction|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors|| |
|Utility System Construction|| |
|Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors|| |
|Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Residential Building Construction|| |
|Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors|| |
|Building Finishing Contractors|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .