The salary statistics of retail sales workers in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare retail sales worker salaries in different industries within the construction sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$18,720|
|25th Percentile Wage||$21,740|
|50th Percentile Wage||$28,750|
|75th Percentile Wage||$41,730|
|90th Percentile Wage||$62,950|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for retail sales 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) retail sales workers is $62,950. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $28,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid retail sales workers is $18,720.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of retail sales workers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of retail sales workers in 22 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 retail sales worker occupations is the masonry contractors industry with an annual salary $49,320. The lowest paying industry is the painting and wall covering contractors industry (annual salary $19,210). For detailed retail sales worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Masonry Contractors|| |
|Drywall and Insulation Contractors|| |
|Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors|| |
|Building Finishing Contractors|| |
|Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Other Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors|| |
|Nonresidential Building Construction|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Residential Building Construction|| |
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Land Subdivision|| |
|Utility System Construction|| |
|Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction|| |
|Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction|| |
|Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors|| |
|Roofing Contractors|| |
|Painting and Wall Covering Contractors|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .