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Construction Manager Salary Information in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of construction managers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of construction managers in Lexington-Fayette 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 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,740
25th Percentile Wage
$67,770
50th Percentile Wage
$80,100
75th Percentile Wage
$100,320
90th Percentile Wage
$130,310

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $130,310. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $80,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $46,740.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22.47
25th Percentile Wage
$32.58
50th Percentile Wage
$38.51
75th Percentile Wage
$48.23
90th Percentile Wage
$62.65

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for construction managers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $62.65. The median hourly salary is $38.51. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22.47.

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
201680,1003.28%1.60%
201577,4703.37%-
201474,860-8.51%-
201381,2302.97%-
201278,820--

Table 3. Compare Construction Manager Salary in Lexington-Fayette with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $80,100, Lexington-Fayette is the second highest paying city for construction managers in state of Kentucky, following the highest paying city Elizabethtown (median annual salary of $93,730). Compared with Elizabethtown, the median annual salary of construction managers in Lexington-Fayette is 14.5 percent (14.5%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Elizabethtown
$93,730
Lexington-Fayette
$80,100
Evansville
$79,260
Bowling Green
$78,720
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$78,030
Louisville-Jefferson County
$72,860
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$72,420
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$69,950
Owensboro
$67,480
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$62,930

See also: Top paying jobs in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky.