The salary statistics of pile-driver operators in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare pile-driver operator salaries in different industries within the construction sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$33,450|
|25th Percentile Wage||$42,720|
|50th Percentile Wage||$59,100|
|75th Percentile Wage||$87,760|
|90th Percentile Wage||$101,080|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pile-driver operators 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) pile-driver operators is $101,080. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $59,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid pile-driver operators is $33,450.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of pile-driver operators in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of pile-driver operators in eleven 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 pile-driver operator occupations is the poured concrete foundation and structure contractors industry with an annual salary $74,020. The lowest paying industry is the building finishing contractors industry (annual salary $30,970). For detailed pile-driver operator salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Poured Concrete Foundation and Structure Contractors|| |
|Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Nonresidential Building Construction|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors|| |
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Utility System Construction|| |
|Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction|| |
|Building Finishing Contractors|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .