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Construction Manager Salary Information in Athens-Clarke County, Georgia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of construction managers in Athens-Clarke County, Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of construction managers in Athens-Clarke County 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 Athens-Clarke County, Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$70,420
25th Percentile Wage
$80,860
50th Percentile Wage
$95,530
75th Percentile Wage
$118,450
90th Percentile Wage
$154,330

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in Athens-Clarke County, Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $154,330. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $95,530. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $70,420.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33.86
25th Percentile Wage
$38.88
50th Percentile Wage
$45.93
75th Percentile Wage
$56.95
90th Percentile Wage
$74.20

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for construction managers in Athens-Clarke County, Georgia. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $74.20. The median hourly salary is $45.93. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33.86.

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
201695,5309.35%28.10%
201586,600-6.19%-
201491,96018.86%-
201374,6207.95%-
201268,690--

Table 3. Compare Construction Manager Salary in Athens-Clarke County with Other Georgia Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $95,530, Athens-Clarke County is the second highest paying city for construction managers in state of Georgia, following the highest paying city Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta (median annual salary of $97,230). Compared with Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, the median annual salary of construction managers in Athens-Clarke County is 1.7 percent (1.7%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$97,230
Athens-Clarke County
$95,530
Brunswick
$91,820
Savannah
$90,800
Albany
$89,360
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$89,120
Columbus
$81,250
Macon
$78,540
Gainesville
$75,390
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$72,620
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$72,110
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$69,160
Valdosta
$63,290

See also: Top paying jobs in Athens-Clarke County, Georgia.