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.
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
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.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
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|| |
|Nonresidential Building Construction|| |
|Utility System Construction|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Residential Building Construction|| |
|Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction|| |
|Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Building Finishing Contractors|| |
|Other Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors|| |
|Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Roofing Contractors|| |
|Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors|| |
|Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors|| |
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .