The annual and hourly salary statistics of construction managers in Lafayette, Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of construction managers in Lafayette is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$53,940|
|25th Percentile Wage||$61,200|
|50th Percentile Wage||$79,420|
|75th Percentile Wage||$116,590|
|90th Percentile Wage||$159,190|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in Lafayette, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $159,190. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $79,420. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $53,940.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of construction managers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $79,420 in Lafayette is in the middle of salary range for construction managers in state of Louisiana. In comparison, the annual salary of construction managers in Lafayette is 21.0 percent (21.0%) lower than that in the highest paying New Iberia nonmetropolitan area and 27.3 percent (27.3%) 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|| |