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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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,970
25th Percentile Wage
$52,140
50th Percentile Wage
$75,330
75th Percentile Wage
$91,160
90th Percentile Wage
$104,130

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 $104,130. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $75,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $42,970.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20.66
25th Percentile Wage
$25.07
50th Percentile Wage
$36.22
75th Percentile Wage
$43.83
90th Percentile Wage
$50.06

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for construction managers in Auburn-Opelika, Alabama. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $50.06. The median hourly salary is $36.22. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20.66.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of construction managers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201675,3307.27%5.62%
201569,850-4.80%-
201473,2002.45%-
201371,4100.43%-
201271,100--

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $75,330 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 29.9 percent (29.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area and 3.9 percent (3.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Dothan.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$107,480
Montgomery
$101,370
Birmingham-Hoover
$89,090
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$82,990
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$79,630
Huntsville
$78,860
Tuscaloosa
$78,460
Decatur
$76,310
Mobile
$75,800
Auburn-Opelika
$75,330
Florence-Muscle Shoals
$75,110
Dothan
$72,410

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