Construction Manager Salary Information in Columbus, Georgia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of construction managers in Columbus, Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of construction managers in Columbus 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 Columbus, Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,230
25th Percentile Wage
$60,700
50th Percentile Wage
$81,250
75th Percentile Wage
$97,590
90th Percentile Wage
$117,090

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in Columbus, Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $117,090. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $81,250. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $46,230.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22.23
25th Percentile Wage
$29.18
50th Percentile Wage
$39.06
75th Percentile Wage
$46.92
90th Percentile Wage
$56.29

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for construction managers in Columbus, Georgia. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $56.29. The median hourly salary is $39.06. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22.23.

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
201681,2500.78%4.76%
201580,620-3.97%-
201483,8204.81%-
201379,7903.02%-
201277,380--

Table 3. Compare Construction Manager Salary in Columbus with Other Georgia Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $81,250 in Columbus is in the middle of salary range for construction managers in state of Georgia. In comparison, the annual salary of construction managers in Columbus is 16.4 percent (16.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta and 22.1 percent (22.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Valdosta.

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 Columbus, Georgia.