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Highest Paying Cities for Construction Managers

The top 100 highest paying cities for construction managers (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of construction managers in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $166,850, Winchester, West Virginia is the highest paying city for construction managers. It is followed by Jackson, Michigan (average annual salary $145,110). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of construction managers in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Construction Managers

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Winchester, West Virginia
$166,850
90
2 Jackson, Michigan
$145,110
60
3 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$143,690
1,990
4 Nantucket Island and Marthas Vineyard nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$139,140
60
5 Utica-Rome, New York
$138,810
40
6 Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma
$137,620
80
7 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$136,270
1,810
8 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$134,920
2,350
9 Kahului-Wailuku-Lahaina, USA
$132,970
150
10 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$128,450
150
11 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$128,100
190
12 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$126,500
1,300
13 Northeastern Virginia nonmetropolitan area, Virginia
$125,890
40
14 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$124,610
5,090
15 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$124,360
13,510
16 Albany, Georgia
$121,940
70
17 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$121,840
10,230
18 New Haven, Connecticut
$121,460
440
19 Ocean City, New Jersey
$121,300
40
20 Camden, New Jersey
$120,160
720
21 Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton, New Jersey
$120,010
60
22 Sandusky, Ohio
$119,240
30
23 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$118,580
1,460
24 Railbelt-Southwest Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$118,050
190
25 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$117,970
350
26 Anchorage, Alaska
$116,090
640
27 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$115,160
960
28 Appleton, Wisconsin
$115,140
200
29 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$115,030
390
30 Harrisonburg, Virginia
$114,170
100
31 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$113,690
2,740
32 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$113,380
280
33 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$112,660
460
34 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$112,280
9,160
35 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$110,900
4,550
36 Framingham, Massachusetts
$110,450
410
37 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$110,380
840
38 Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$110,310
220
39 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$110,090
750
40 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$109,850
1,840
41 San Rafael, USA
$109,020
360
42 Beaumont-Port Arthur, Texas
$108,970
510
43 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$107,650
4,710
44 Oshkosh-Neenah, Wisconsin
$107,650
110
45 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$107,550
4,480
46 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$107,210
2,360
47 Wilmington, New Jersey
$107,140
500
48 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$106,960
3,820
49 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$105,740
4,690
50 Kokomo, Indiana
$105,680
n/a
51 Valdosta, Georgia
$105,640
80
52 Hilton Head Island-Bluffton-Beaufort, USA
$105,430
160
53 Dover, Delaware
$105,260
40
54 St Marys County, Maryland
$105,060
50
55 Napa, California
$105,010
160
56 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$104,750
2,970
57 Athens-Clarke County, Georgia
$104,740
150
58 Elgin, USA
$104,550
340
59 Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$104,460
2,260
60 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$104,170
160
61 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$104,000
6,230
62 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$103,600
5,380
63 Southeast Alaska nonmetropolitan area, Alaska
$103,340
50
64 El Centro, California
$103,280
50
65 Lawrence-Methuen-Salem, New Hampshire
$102,820
70
66 Wilmington, North Carolina
$102,650
280
67 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$102,010
210
68 Odessa, Texas
$101,250
110
69 Fayetteville, North Carolina
$101,000
160
70 Winston-Salem, North Carolina
$100,970
450
71 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$100,790
8,120
72 South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$100,670
130
73 New Iberia nonmetropolitan area, Louisiana
$100,480
90
74 Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area, Connecticut
$100,480
130
75 West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area, North Dakota
$99,890
100
76 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$99,860
390
77 Mansfield, Ohio
$99,800
50
78 Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota
$99,680
70
79 Farmington, New Mexico
$99,610
180
80 Waterbury, Connecticut
$99,510
70
81 Monroe, Michigan
$99,290
40
82 Salisbury, Maryland
$99,260
100
83 North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota, Florida
$98,960
790
84 Salinas, California
$98,900
170
85 Springfield, Ohio
$98,450
40
86 Casper, Wyoming
$98,450
30
87 Bismarck, North Dakota
$98,450
210
88 Peabody, Massachusetts
$98,410
70
89 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$98,330
490
90 Honolulu, Hawaii
$98,220
1,250
91 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$98,170
10,930
92 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$98,040
200
93 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$98,020
4,840
94 Madison, Wisconsin
$97,740
460
95 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas
$97,550
8,150
96 Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
$97,540
80
97 Fairbanks, Alaska
$97,170
160
98 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$97,160
520
99 Reading, Pennsylvania
$96,900
250
100 Watertown-Fort Drum, USA
$96,830
60
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