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Construction Manager Salary Information in Auburn-Opelika, Alabama

The annual and hourly salary statistics of construction managers in Auburn-Opelika, Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of construction managers in Auburn-Opelika is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Construction Managers in Auburn-Opelika, Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$45,650
25th Percentile Wage
$65,190
50th Percentile Wage
$75,230
75th Percentile Wage
$90,930
90th Percentile Wage
$111,610

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in Auburn-Opelika, Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $111,610. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $75,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $45,650.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of construction managers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$75,230
-0.13% 5.49%
2016
$75,330
7.27% -
2015
$69,850
-4.80% -
2014
$73,200
2.45% -
2013
$71,410
0.43% -
2012
$71,100
- -

Table 3. Compare Construction Manager Salary in Auburn-Opelika with Other Alabama Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $75,230 in Auburn-Opelika is in the middle of salary range for construction managers in state of Alabama. In comparison, the annual salary of construction managers in Auburn-Opelika is 19.6 percent (19.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area and 36.6 percent (36.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$93,550
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$88,860
Birmingham-Hoover
$87,760
Mobile
$86,830
Montgomery
$86,610
Huntsville
$81,590
Decatur
$80,930
Tuscaloosa
$80,550
Florence-Muscle Shoals
$79,430
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$76,780
Auburn-Opelika
$75,230
Dothan
$73,740
Anniston-Oxford
$61,620
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$47,730



See also: Top paying jobs in Auburn-Opelika, Alabama.