How Much Do Construction Supervisors Make in 2021 (including Starting Salary)

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Annual Salary, Salary Range, and Highest Paying States and Industries

Construction Workers Supervisors

Construction Workers Supervisors directly supervise and coordinate activities of construction or extraction workers.

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Table of contents
  1. Average salary
  2. Starting salary
  3. Salary rank
  4. Salary range
  5. Highest paying states
  6. Highest paying industries

Average salary

Annual salary
$72990 per year
Hourly wage
$35 per hour

Starting salary

Entry-level annual salary
$43,570 to $54,270 per year
Entry-level hourly wage
$21 to $26 per hour

Entry-level Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers with little to no experience can expect to make anywhere between $43,570 to $54,270 per year or $21 to $26 per hour. Similar to any other job, their salary will increase as they gain experience.

Salary rank

Salary rank

We wanted to make it easy for our readers to compare the salary of Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers to all the other careers out there. So we created Salary Rank. We compared the salary of all careers then we gave them a rank of A, B, C, or D depending on where their average salary sit in comparison to other careers.

Salary range

Level Hourly Annual
Highest (Top 10%) $53 $109,980
Senior (Top 25%) $42 $87,570
Middle (Mid 50%) $33 $67,840
Junior (Bottom 25%) $26 $54,270
No experience (Bottom 10%) $21 $43,570

Highest paying states

State Hourly Annual
DC $46 $95,920
WA $45 $92,790
MA $44 $92,160
NY $44 $92,160
AK $43 $88,420
HI $42 $88,290
NJ $42 $87,040
CA $42 $86,500
ND $41 $85,470
IL $41 $84,810

Another simple way to increase your salary as a Supervisor of Construction Trades and Extraction Worker is to move to a higher paying state. However moving to a higher paying state like DC doesn’t guarantee that you will make more because the expenses at DC might be much higher than where you are currently living at right now.

According to BLS, the highest paid Construction Supervisors are in the states of DC, WA, MA, NY and AK.

Highest paying industries

Salary by industry Annual Hourly
Specialty Hospitals $104770 $50.37
Motion Picture and Video Industries $96050 $46.18
Promoters of Performing Arts, Sports, and Similar Events $93810 $45.10
Other Electrical Equipment and Component Manufacturing $92030 $44.25
Electric Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution $91950 $44.21
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers $91220 $43.86
Oil and Gas Extraction $90420 $43.47
Performing Arts Companies $88660 $42.63
Natural Gas Distribution $88130 $42.37
Chemical Manufacturing $88110 $42.36
Nonferrous Metal Production and Processing $87750 $42.19
Metal Ore Mining $85850 $41.27
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals $85650 $41.18
Rail Transportation $84420 $40.59
Management of Companies and Enterprises $82860 $39.84
Electrical Equipment Manufacturing $82430 $39.63
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing $82220 $39.53
Scientific Research and Development Services $81920 $39.39
Communications Equipment Manufacturing $81900 $39.38
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services $81860 $39.35
Coal Mining $81770 $39.31
Museums, Historical Sites, and Similar Institutions $81020 $38.95
Rental and Leasing Services $80510 $38.71
Federal Executive Branch $80340 $38.62
Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing $80050 $38.48
Ship and Boat Building $79520 $38.23
Building Equipment Contractors $78930 $37.95
Telecommunications $78920 $37.94
Real Estate $78780 $37.88
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing $78570 $37.77

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