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
$30,010
25th Percentile Wage
$41,460
50th Percentile Wage
$58,220
75th Percentile Wage
$80,330
90th Percentile Wage
$110,000

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 $110,000. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $58,220. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid media and communication workers is $30,010.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of media and communication workers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
201658,2204.93%23.74%
201555,35015.83%-
201446,5904.70%-
201344,400--

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

The average salaries of media and communication workers 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 media and communication worker occupations is the electrical contractors and other wiring installation contractors industry with an annual salary $85,230. The lowest paying industry is the building finishing contractors industry (annual salary $48,070). 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
$85,230
Building Equipment Contractors
$72,280
Specialty Trade Contractors
$66,290
Nonresidential Building Construction
$62,260
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$59,320
Land Subdivision
$57,700
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$56,880
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$56,620
Construction of Buildings
$54,680
Residential Building Construction
$48,900
Building Finishing Contractors
$48,070

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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