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Construction Manager Salary Information in San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California

The annual and hourly salary statistics of construction managers in San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of construction managers in San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara 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 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$68,240
25th Percentile Wage
$94,120
50th Percentile Wage
$133,670
75th Percentile Wage
$173,360
90th Percentile Wage
$169,360

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $169,360. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $133,670. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $68,240.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32.81
25th Percentile Wage
$45.25
50th Percentile Wage
$64.27
75th Percentile Wage
$83.34
90th Percentile Wage
$81.42

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for construction managers in San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $81.42. The median hourly salary is $64.27. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32.81.

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
2016133,6709.14%24.57%
2015121,4506.27%-
2014113,8306.91%-
2013105,9604.84%-
2012100,830--

Table 3. Compare Construction Manager Salary in San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara with Other California Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $133,670, San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara is the highest paying city for construction managers in state of California, followed by San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City (median annual salary $126,980). In comparison, the median annual salary of construction managers in San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara is 5.0 percent (5.0%) higher than that in San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$133,670
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$126,980
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$116,640
Napa
$114,500
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$109,980
Chico
$106,230
Vallejo-Fairfield
$106,100
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$104,750
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$100,790
El Centro
$100,680
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles
$98,290
North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$95,230
Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta
$95,180
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$95,130
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$94,220
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$94,210
Bakersfield-Delano
$93,240
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$93,000
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$88,690
Salinas
$88,090
Santa Cruz-Watsonville
$87,750
North Valley Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$85,360
Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$83,400
Madera-Chowchilla
$82,400
Stockton
$81,730
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$80,410
Fresno
$79,930
Visalia-Porterville
$78,250
Modesto
$74,810
Merced
$65,490
Hanford-Corcoran
$64,380
Redding
$61,210

See also: Top paying jobs in San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California.