The salary statistics of architectural and engineering managers in the industry sector of construction are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare architectural and engineering manager salaries in different industries within the construction sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$72,720|
|25th Percentile Wage||$93,220|
|50th Percentile Wage||$124,030|
|75th Percentile Wage||$159,930|
|90th Percentile Wage||$202,600|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architectural and engineering managers in the industry sector of construction. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) architectural and engineering managers is $202,600. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $124,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid architectural and engineering managers is $72,720.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of architectural and engineering managers in the industry sector of construction from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of architectural and engineering managers in 16 industries in the construction sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for architectural and engineering manager occupations is the other specialty trade contractors industry with an annual salary $148,660. The lowest paying industry is the other building equipment contractors industry (annual salary $112,220). For detailed architectural and engineering manager salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Other Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction|| |
|Foundation, Structure, and Building Exterior Contractors|| |
|Residential Building Construction|| |
|Construction of Buildings|| |
|Nonresidential Building Construction|| |
|Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Specialty Trade Contractors|| |
|Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction|| |
|Plumbing, Heating, and Air-Conditioning Contractors|| |
|Land Subdivision|| |
|Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors|| |
|Building Equipment Contractors|| |
|Utility System Construction|| |
|Power and Communication Line and Related Structures Construction|| |
|Other Building Equipment Contractors|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .