The salary statistics of human resources managers in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare human resources manager salaries in different industries within the construction sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$53,880|
|25th Percentile Wage||$69,820|
|50th Percentile Wage||$94,860|
|75th Percentile Wage||$128,350|
|90th Percentile Wage||$169,370|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in the industry sector of construction. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) human resources managers is $169,370. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $94,860. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid human resources managers is $53,880.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of human resources managers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of human resources managers in 17 industries in the construction sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for human resources manager occupations is the land subdivision industry with an annual salary $120,660. The lowest paying industry is the building finishing contractors industry (annual salary $42,180). For detailed human resources manager salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Land Subdivision|| |
|Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors|| |
|Other Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction|| |
|Nonresidential Building Construction|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Residential Building Construction|| |
|Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors|| |
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Utility System Construction|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction|| |
|Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors|| |
|Building Finishing Contractors|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .