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Construction Laborers Salary in Sector of Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation

The salary statistics of construction laborers in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare construction laborers salaries in different industries within the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector.

Average Annual Salary of Construction Laborers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,470
25th Percentile Wage
$28,330
50th Percentile Wage
$40,210
75th Percentile Wage
$56,510
90th Percentile Wage
$71,720

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction laborers in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation. 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 laborers is $71,720. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $40,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid construction laborers is $23,470.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of construction laborers in the industry sector of arts, entertainment, and recreation from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201640,21024.47%-5.25%
201530,370-43.30%-
201443,52012.94%-
201337,890-11.69%-
201242,320--

Compare Construction Laborers Salary in Different Industries within the Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation Sector

The average salaries of construction laborers in three industries in the arts, entertainment, and recreation sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for construction laborers occupations is the amusement, gambling, and recreation industries industry with an annual salary $34,070. The lowest paying industry is the performing arts, spectator sports, and related industries industry (annual salary $28,980). For detailed construction laborers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries
$34,070
Other Amusement and Recreation Industries
$33,470
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries
$28,980

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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