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|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
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 $99,160. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $56,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid pile-driver operators is $32,410.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of pile-driver operators in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of pile-driver operators in ten 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 other specialty trade contractors industry (annual salary $49,040). 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|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Nonresidential Building Construction|| |
|Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction|| |
|Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors|| |
|Utility System Construction|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .