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
$27,010
25th Percentile Wage
$34,070
50th Percentile Wage
$43,480
75th Percentile Wage
$57,070
90th Percentile Wage
$72,340

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 $72,340. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $43,480. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid graphic designers is $27,010.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of graphic designers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201643,4800.34%-1.10%
201543,3302.86%-
201442,090-3.90%-
201343,730-0.53%-
201243,960--

Compare Graphic Designers Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of graphic designers in eleven 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 $53,620. The lowest paying industry is the other specialty trade contractors industry (annual salary $30,380). For detailed graphic designers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Residential Building Construction
$53,620
Construction of Buildings
$51,150
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$50,840
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$47,260
Nonresidential Building Construction
$46,950
Building Equipment Contractors
$46,390
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$44,580
Building Finishing Contractors
$44,580
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$42,230
Specialty Trade Contractors
$38,720
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$30,380

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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