Construction Trades Worker Salary in Sector of Information

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

Average Annual Salary of Construction Trades Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,080
25th Percentile Wage
$44,690
50th Percentile Wage
$62,470
75th Percentile Wage
$88,670
90th Percentile Wage
$102,620

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction trades workers in the industry sector of information. 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 trades workers is $102,620. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $62,470. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid construction trades workers is $33,080.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201662,470-0.35%3.23%
201562,6907.90%-
201457,740-6.04%-
201361,2301.27%-
201260,450--

Compare Construction Trades Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of construction trades workers in ten industries in the information sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for construction trades worker occupations is the motion picture and sound recording industries industry with an annual salary $67,850. The lowest paying industry is the other telecommunications industry (annual salary $38,630). For detailed construction trades worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$67,850
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$67,850
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$63,960
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$63,810
Newspaper Publishers
$63,710
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$50,760
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$50,380
Telecommunications
$47,670
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$46,900
Other Telecommunications
$38,630

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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