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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Construction Managers in Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$140,160
75th Percentile Wage
$111,130
50th Percentile Wage
$83,440
25th Percentile Wage
$63,300
10th Percentile Wage
$50,270

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 $140,160. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $83,440. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $50,270.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$67.38
75th Percentile Wage
$53.43
50th Percentile Wage
$40.11
25th Percentile Wage
$30.43
10th Percentile Wage
$24.17

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 $67.38. The median hourly salary is $40.11. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24.17.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $83,440 -2.27%
2013 $85,380 0.11%
2012 $85,290 -4.17%
2011 $89,000 3.61%
2010 $85,900 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for construction managers in state of Colorado from 2010 to 2014. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 0.11%. We also see the year 2011 had a positive salary growth of 3.61% while year 2012 had a negtive one (-4.17%).

Table 4. Average Construction Manager Wage in Colorado vs. Related Jobs

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Construction Managers in Colorado Cities

Table 5 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 $58,250 to $103,850. The highest paying area for construction managers in Colorado is Colorado Springs with a median annual salary of $103,850. The second highest paying city/area in Colorado State is West Colorado nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $94,250). The lowest paying area is Grand Junction with a median annual salary of $58,250.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Colorado Springs
$103,850
West Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$94,250
Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$87,910
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$84,930
Pueblo
$78,700
East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$76,100
Fort Collins-Loveland
$75,450
Greeley
$71,760
Boulder
$58,780
Grand Junction
$58,250

Construction Manager Salary by State

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