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Construction Manager Salary Information in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of construction managers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of construction managers in Baton Rouge is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Construction Managers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in Baton Rouge, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $146,590. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $92,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $56,570.

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
1.58% 17.58%
8.12% -
0.29% -
4.01% -
4.77% -
- -

Table 3. Compare Construction Manager Salary in Baton Rouge with Other Louisiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $92,060 in Baton Rouge is in the middle of salary range for construction managers in state of Louisiana. In comparison, the annual salary of construction managers in Baton Rouge is 8.4 percent (8.4%) lower than that in the highest paying New Iberia nonmetropolitan area and 37.3 percent (37.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Hammond nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
Lake Charles
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
Baton Rouge
Shreveport-Bossier City
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area
Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area
Hammond nonmetropolitan area

See also: Top paying jobs in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.