First-Line Supervisor of Construction Trades and Extraction Worker Salary in Sector of Construction

The salary statistics of first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare first-line supervisor of construction trades and extraction worker salaries in different industries within the construction sector.

Average Annual Salary of First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,860
25th Percentile Wage
$51,160
50th Percentile Wage
$63,460
75th Percentile Wage
$81,660
90th Percentile Wage
$103,270

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction 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) first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers is $103,270. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $63,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers is $40,860.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$63,460
1.86% 6.62%
2016
$62,280
1.56% -
2015
$61,310
1.73% -
2014
$60,250
0.70% -
2013
$59,830
0.95% -
2012
$59,260
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Compare First-Line Supervisor of Construction Trades and Extraction Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction 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 first-line supervisor of construction trades and extraction worker occupations is the other building equipment contractors industry with an annual salary $70,860. The lowest paying industry is the painting and wall covering contractors industry (annual salary $54,650). For detailed first-line supervisor of construction trades and extraction worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$70,860
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$69,220
Building Equipment Contractors
$68,820
Nonresidential Building Construction
$68,560
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$68,050
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
$66,620
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$65,520
Utility System Construction
$65,030
Construction of Buildings
$64,770
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$64,570
Land Subdivision
$64,130
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$64,060
Specialty Trade Contractors
$61,960
Residential Building Construction
$60,810
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$59,950
Drywall and Insulation Contractors
$59,330
Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors
$59,330
Masonry Contractors
$59,260
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$59,160
Building Finishing Contractors
$57,620
Roofing Contractors
$57,080
Painting and Wall Covering Contractors
$54,650

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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