Construction Specialist Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$69,000
$45,000
Min 10%
$69,000
Median 50%
$106,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Chevron
Highest Paying City
Boston, MA
Highest Paying State
Massachusetts
Average Experience Level
3.6 years
How much does a construction specialist make?
The national average salary for a Construction Specialist in the U.S. is $69,708 annually or $33.51 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 61,000. The top 10 percent earn over $106,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $45,000 annually. Construction companies and Professional companies have the most job opportunities for Construction Specialists. The best states for high paying Construction Specialist jobs are Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and New Jersey. Most Construction Specialists spend 3.6 years in the position.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Specialist
$54,734

Average Construction Specialist Salary By Location

Across America, Construction Specialists make on average $69,708 annually or $33.51 hourly. Boston, MA reports the highest annual salary for Construction Specialists at 74,138. The average entry-level salary in Boston, MA is $38,000. Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New Hampshire, and New Jersey are the highest paying states. Missouri, Alabama, Tennessee, Oklahoma, and South Dakota are at the bottom for competitive pay.

Map of Construction Specialist Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Construction Specialists earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Construction Specialist Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Construction Specialist makes. Most Construction Specialist jobs are in Construction companies and Construction companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Construction Specialists are Chevron and Avista. In addition, companies like Southeastern Grocers and Black & Veatch report highly competitive salaries for Construction Specialists.

Average Construction Specialist Pay By Industry

Wages for Construction Specialists can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Energy companies, Finance companies, and Utilities companies pay their Construction Specialists well. Energy companies pay their Construction Specialists the highest wages, averaging $82,876 per year. Finance companies and Utilities companies pay well too, at $72,334 and $66,970, respectively. At $60,844, the average salary for Construction Specialists in the Construction industry is lower than other industries.
Industry
Average Salary
Energy
Energy
$82,876
$83k
Finance
Finance
$72,334
$72k
Utilities
Utilities
$66,970
$67k
Construction
Construction
$60,844
$61k

Construction Specialist Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Construction Specialist Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Construction Specialist can range from $57,037 to $112,575 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Construction Specialist Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Costume Construction Specialist
04/22/2020
$35,803
Construction Specialist/Service Technician
04/05/2020
$31,305
Gas Utility Construction Specialist
03/21/2020
$45,914
State of Wyoming
Attp-Temporary Construction Crew Specialist
03/09/2020
$34,227
Construction Management Specialist
03/08/2020
$250,000
Construction Specialist
02/17/2020
$36,063
Construction Specialist
01/28/2020
$46,311
Avista Utilities
Construction Specialist
01/27/2020
$75,111
Construction Specialist
01/23/2020
$43,827
Construction Specialist
01/16/2020
$31,305
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