First-Line Supervisor of Construction Trades and Extraction Worker Salary Information in West Virginia

The average annual and hourly salaries for first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers in the state of West Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers amongst West Virginia metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers in West Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,870
25th Percentile Wage
$45,310
50th Percentile Wage
$65,800
75th Percentile Wage
$84,860
90th Percentile Wage
$108,460

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers in West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $108,460. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $65,800. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34,870.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.76
25th Percentile Wage
$21.79
50th Percentile Wage
$31.63
75th Percentile Wage
$40.79
90th Percentile Wage
$52.14

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers in West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $52.14. The median hourly salary is $31.63. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.76.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201665,8001.78%-4.94%
201564,630-0.31%-
201464,830-3.55%-
201367,130-2.86%-
201269,050--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers in West Virginia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers in some West Virginia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers in state of West Virginia ranges from $44,600 to $81,810. The highest paying area for first-line supervisors of construction trades and extraction workers in West Virginia is Wheeling with a median annual salary of $81,810. The second highest paying city/area in West Virginia State is Washington-Arlington-Alexandria (mean annual salary $71,850). The lowest paying area is Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna with a median annual salary of $44,600.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Wheeling
$81,810
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria
$71,850
Charleston
$68,910
Morgantown
$68,670
Huntington-Ashland
$65,560
North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$64,700
Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$62,020
Cumberland
$58,650
Steubenville-Weirton
$57,250
Hagerstown-Martinsburg
$57,010
Winchester
$54,830
Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna
$44,600


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