Graphic Designers Salary in Sector of Construction

The salary statistics of graphic designers in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare graphic designers salaries in different industries within the construction sector.

Average Annual Salary of Graphic Designers

Percentile BracketAverage 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 graphic designers 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) graphic designers is $75,660. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $45,840. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid graphic designers is $28,190.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
5.15% 4.10%
0.34% -
2.86% -
-3.90% -
-0.53% -
- -

Compare Graphic Designers Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of graphic designers in twelve 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 graphic designers occupations is the residential building construction industry with an annual salary $54,670. The lowest paying industry is the other specialty trade contractors industry (annual salary $30,680). For detailed graphic designers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Residential Building Construction
Construction of Buildings
Nonresidential Building Construction
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
Land Subdivision
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
Building Equipment Contractors
Building Finishing Contractors
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
Specialty Trade Contractors
Other Specialty Trade Contractors

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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