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
$39,650
25th Percentile Wage
$49,740
50th Percentile Wage
$62,280
75th Percentile Wage
$80,240
90th Percentile Wage
$101,640

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 $101,640. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $62,280. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers is $39,650.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart 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 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201662,2801.56%4.85%
201561,3101.73%-
201460,2500.70%-
201359,8300.95%-
201259,260--

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 electrical contractors and other wiring installation contractors industry with an annual salary $68,700. The lowest paying industry is the painting and wall covering contractors industry (annual salary $53,650). 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
Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors
$68,700
Building Equipment Contractors
$67,930
Other Building Equipment Contractors
$67,290
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$67,010
Nonresidential Building Construction
$66,800
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
$66,010
Land Subdivision
$65,620
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$65,050
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$64,640
Utility System Construction
$63,600
Construction of Buildings
$63,090
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$62,810
Specialty Trade Contractors
$60,900
Residential Building Construction
$59,200
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$58,580
Masonry Contractors
$58,390
Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors
$58,220
Drywall and Insulation Contractors
$57,950
Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors
$57,890
Building Finishing Contractors
$56,560
Roofing Contractors
$54,980
Painting and Wall Covering Contractors
$53,650

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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