Other Extraction Worker Salary in Sector of Construction

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

Average Annual Salary of Other Extraction Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,270
25th Percentile Wage
$31,400
50th Percentile Wage
$41,950
75th Percentile Wage
$53,540
90th Percentile Wage
$60,780

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other 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) other extraction workers is $60,780. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $41,950. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid other extraction workers is $24,270.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of other extraction workers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201641,950-7.15%19.12%
201544,9508.05%-
201441,33026.59%-
201330,340-11.83%-
201233,930--

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

The average salaries of other extraction workers in four 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 other extraction worker occupations is the specialty trade contractors industry with an annual salary $56,070. The lowest paying industry is the utility system construction industry (annual salary $39,720). For detailed other extraction worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Specialty Trade Contractors
$56,070
Other Specialty Trade Contractors
$56,070
Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction
$40,510
Utility System Construction
$39,720

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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