The salary statistics of miscellaneous construction and related workers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of miscellaneous construction and related workers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The miscellaneous construction and related workers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$25,460|
|25th Percentile Wage||$30,570|
|50th Percentile Wage||$38,040|
|75th Percentile Wage||$49,510|
|90th Percentile Wage||$64,550|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for miscellaneous construction and related workers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) miscellaneous construction and related workers is $64,550. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $38,040. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25,460. Notice that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 153% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of miscellaneous construction and related workers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of miscellaneous construction and related workers in 17 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for miscellaneous construction and related workers occupations is the utilities sector with an annual salary $65,220. The lowest paying sector is the real estate and rental and leasing sector (annual salary $30,070).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Transportation and Warehousing|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Retail Trade|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
From the above tables we note that not only miscellaneous construction and related workers salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of miscellaneous construction and related workers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $24,560 to $84,230. The highest paying state for miscellaneous construction and related workers is Illinois with a median annual salary of $84,230. The lowest paying state is West Virginia with a median annual salary of $24,560. For more salary information of miscellaneous construction and related workers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|New Hampshire|| |
|District of Columbia|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|New York|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |
|West Virginia|| |