Construction Manager Salary Information in Iowa

The average annual and hourly salaries for construction managers in the state of Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of construction managers among Iowa metropolitan areas 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Construction Managers in Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$49,610
25th Percentile Wage
$61,820
50th Percentile Wage
$77,680
75th Percentile Wage
$98,260
90th Percentile Wage
$128,510

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $128,510. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $77,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $49,610.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of construction managers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$77,680
7.16% 14.25%
2016
$72,120
6.45% -
2015
$67,470
3.32% -
2014
$65,230
-1.43% -
2013
$66,160
-0.68% -
2012
$66,610
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of construction managers in some Iowa cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of construction managers in state of Iowa ranges from $61,720 to $88,310. The highest paying area for construction managers in Iowa is Des Moines-West Des Moines with a median annual salary of $88,310. The second highest paying city/area in Iowa State is Dubuque (mean annual salary $81,010). The lowest paying area is Waterloo-Cedar Falls with a median annual salary of $61,720.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$88,310
Dubuque
$81,010
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$78,450
Cedar Rapids
$77,950
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$75,580
Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$75,340
Ames
$75,220
Iowa City
$74,030
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$72,450
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$64,340
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$61,720




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