Extraction Worker Helper Salary in Sector of Construction

The salary statistics of extraction workers helpers in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare extraction worker helper salaries in different industries within the construction sector.

Average Annual Salary of Extraction Workers Helpers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,220
25th Percentile Wage
$26,570
50th Percentile Wage
$31,680
75th Percentile Wage
$37,710
90th Percentile Wage
$45,900

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for extraction workers helpers 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) extraction workers helpers is $45,900. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $31,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid extraction workers helpers is $22,220.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of extraction workers helpers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$31,680
5.65% 13.64%
2016
$29,890
-0.87% -
2015
$30,150
3.08% -
2014
$29,220
1.03% -
2013
$28,920
5.39% -
2012
$27,360
- -

Compare Extraction Worker Helper Salary in Different Industries within the Construction Sector

The average salaries of extraction workers helpers in nine 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 extraction worker helper occupations is the power and communication line and related structures construction industry with an annual salary $34,310. The lowest paying industry is the highway, street, and bridge construction industry (annual salary $28,220). For detailed extraction worker helper salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction
$34,310
Building Equipment Contractors
$34,230
Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors
$34,180
Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$33,710
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$31,790
Utility System Construction
$31,720
Specialty Trade Contractors
$30,590
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$30,120
Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction
$28,220

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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