Procurement Clerk Salary in Sector of Construction

The salary statistics of procurement clerks in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare procurement clerk salaries in different industries within the construction sector.

Average Annual Salary of Procurement Clerks

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,160
25th Percentile Wage
$34,010
50th Percentile Wage
$41,980
75th Percentile Wage
$49,510
90th Percentile Wage
$58,030

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for procurement clerks 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) procurement clerks is $58,030. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $41,980. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid procurement clerks is $27,160.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$41,980
-0.93% 13.46%
2016
$42,370
5.00% -
2015
$40,250
3.30% -
2014
$38,920
7.25% -
2013
$36,100
-0.64% -
2012
$36,330
- -

Compare Procurement Clerk Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of procurement clerks in 17 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 procurement clerk occupations is the power and communication line and related structures construction industry with an annual salary $49,930. The lowest paying industry is the other specialty trade contractors industry (annual salary $35,190). For detailed procurement clerk salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$49,930
Nonresidential Building Construction
$47,730
Utility System Construction
$46,580
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$45,540
Construction of Buildings
$44,940
Residential Building Construction
$43,260
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
$41,770
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$39,670
Building Finishing Contractors
$39,520
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$39,190
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$39,130
Building Equipment Contractors
$38,080
Specialty Trade Contractors
$37,730
Roofing Contractors
$37,400
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$36,770
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$35,970
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$35,190

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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