The salary statistics of public relations specialists in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare public relations specialist 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 public relations specialists 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) public relations specialists is $105,520. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $55,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid public relations specialists is $28,760.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of public relations specialists in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||3-Year Growth|
The average salaries of public relations specialists in ten 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 public relations specialist occupations is the building equipment contractors industry with an annual salary $72,260. The lowest paying industry is the building finishing contractors industry (annual salary $44,010). For detailed public relations specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Land Subdivision|| |
|Nonresidential Building Construction|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Residential Building Construction|| |
|Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors|| |
|Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|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 .