Construction Manager Salary Information in Colorado

The average annual and hourly salaries for construction managers in the state of Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of construction managers amongst Colorado areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Construction Managers in Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,170
25th Percentile Wage
$61,190
50th Percentile Wage
$83,360
75th Percentile Wage
$111,170
90th Percentile Wage
$148,780

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $148,780. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $83,360. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $48,170.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23.16
25th Percentile Wage
$29.42
50th Percentile Wage
$40.08
75th Percentile Wage
$53.45
90th Percentile Wage
$71.53

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for construction managers in Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $71.53. The median hourly salary is $40.08. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23.16.

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
201683,360-3.02%-2.32%
201585,8802.84%-
201483,440-2.33%-
201385,3800.11%-
201285,290--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Construction Managers in Colorado Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of construction managers in some Colorado cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of construction managers in state of Colorado ranges from $67,540 to $88,570. The highest paying area for construction managers in Colorado is Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $88,570. The second highest paying city/area in Colorado State is West Colorado nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $86,120). The lowest paying area is Pueblo with a median annual salary of $67,540.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$88,570
West Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$86,120
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$85,000
Greeley
$84,230
Colorado Springs
$81,560
Fort Collins-Loveland
$79,450
Boulder
$78,410
Grand Junction
$74,580
East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$68,970
Pueblo
$67,540


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