Media and Communication Worker Salary in Sector of Construction

The salary statistics of media and communication workers in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare media and communication worker salaries in different industries within the construction sector.

Average Annual Salary of Media and Communication Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,930
25th Percentile Wage
$41,450
50th Percentile Wage
$56,870
75th Percentile Wage
$77,990
90th Percentile Wage
$109,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for media and communication workers 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) media and communication workers is $109,080. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $56,870. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid media and communication workers is $30,930.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2017
$56,870
-2.37% 21.93%
2016
$58,220
4.93% -
2015
$55,350
15.83% -
2014
$46,590
4.70% -
2013
$44,400
- -

Compare Media and Communication Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of media and communication workers in 13 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 media and communication worker occupations is the electrical contractors and other wiring installation contractors industry with an annual salary $87,390. The lowest paying industry is the foundation, structure, and building exterior contractors industry (annual salary $42,840). For detailed media and communication worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$87,390
Building Equipment Contractors
$70,820
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$69,490
Nonresidential Building Construction
$63,370
Specialty Trade Contractors
$60,660
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$57,530
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$56,880
Construction of Buildings
$55,710
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$52,710
Land Subdivision
$52,150
Residential Building Construction
$50,230
Building Finishing Contractors
$46,330
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$42,840

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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