Construction Manager Salary Information in Georgia

The average annual and hourly salaries for construction managers in the state of Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of construction managers among Georgia cities 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 Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$54,130
25th Percentile Wage
$70,440
50th Percentile Wage
$93,480
75th Percentile Wage
$124,950
90th Percentile Wage
$160,450

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $160,450. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $93,480. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $54,130.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26.03
25th Percentile Wage
$33.86
50th Percentile Wage
$44.94
75th Percentile Wage
$60.07
90th Percentile Wage
$77.14

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for construction managers in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $77.14. The median hourly salary is $44.94. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26.03.

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
201693,4805.68%14.45%
201588,170-1.20%-
201489,2301.99%-
201387,4508.55%-
201279,970--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of construction managers in some Georgia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of construction managers in state of Georgia ranges from $63,290 to $97,230. The highest paying area for construction managers in Georgia is Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta with a median annual salary of $97,230. The second highest paying city/area in Georgia State is Athens-Clarke County (mean annual salary $95,530). The lowest paying area is Valdosta with a median annual salary of $63,290.

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


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