Construction Equipment Operator Salary in Sector of Retail Trade

The salary statistics of construction equipment operators in the industry sector of retail trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare construction equipment operator salaries in different industries within the retail trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Construction Equipment Operators

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,270
25th Percentile Wage
$34,400
50th Percentile Wage
$42,590
75th Percentile Wage
$49,540
90th Percentile Wage
$61,020

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction equipment operators in the industry sector of retail trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) construction equipment operators is $61,020. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $42,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid construction equipment operators is $28,270.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of construction equipment operators in the industry sector of retail trade from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201642,590-2.25%17.47%
201543,55019.29%-
201235,150--

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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