The salary statistics of construction trades workers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare construction trades worker salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance 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 construction trades workers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. 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 $79,290. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $51,920. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid construction trades workers is $32,520.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of construction trades workers in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of construction trades workers in 25 industries in the health care and social assistance 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 specialty hospitals - privately owned industry with an annual salary $71,530. The lowest paying industry is the vocational rehabilitation services industry (annual salary $27,550). For detailed construction trades worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Specialty hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|Specialty hospitals - State government owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals|| |
|Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Offices of Physicians|| |
|Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Outpatient Care Centers|| |
|Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals|| |
|Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)|| |
|Other Residential Care Facilities|| |
|Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Assisted Living Facilities for the Elderly|| |
|Nursing and Residential Care Facilities|| |
|Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services|| |
|Social Assistance|| |
|Individual and Family Services|| |
|Vocational Rehabilitation Services|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .