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Construction Manager Salary Information in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of construction managers in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of construction managers in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta 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 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$55,620
25th Percentile Wage
$74,130
50th Percentile Wage
$97,230
75th Percentile Wage
$129,960
90th Percentile Wage
$162,730

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $162,730. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $97,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $55,620.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26.74
25th Percentile Wage
$35.64
50th Percentile Wage
$46.74
75th Percentile Wage
$62.48
90th Percentile Wage
$78.23

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for construction managers in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $78.23. The median hourly salary is $46.74. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26.74.

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
201697,2304.99%14.18%
201592,380-0.68%-
201493,0100.62%-
201392,4309.73%-
201283,440--

Table 3. Compare Construction Manager Salary in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta with Other Georgia Cities

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

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 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia.