Construction Manager Salary Information in Louisiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for construction managers in the state of Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of construction managers amongst Louisiana 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 Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$56,270
25th Percentile Wage
$68,370
50th Percentile Wage
$88,730
75th Percentile Wage
$114,080
90th Percentile Wage
$148,270

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $148,270. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $88,730. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $56,270.

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
$88,730
3.94% 15.55%
2016
$85,230
5.97% -
2015
$80,140
-0.19% -
2014
$80,290
3.23% -
2013
$77,700
3.56% -
2012
$74,930
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of construction managers in some Louisiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of construction managers in state of Louisiana ranges from $57,700 to $100,480. The highest paying area for construction managers in Louisiana is New Iberia nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $100,480. The second highest paying city/area in Louisiana State is Lake Charles (mean annual salary $95,560). The lowest paying area is Hammond nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $57,700.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$100,480
Lake Charles
$95,560
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
$92,500
Baton Rouge
$92,060
Shreveport-Bossier City
$86,420
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$85,240
Winnsboro nonmetropolitan area
$83,160
Alexandria
$79,510
Lafayette
$79,420
Monroe
$71,380
Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area
$61,320
Hammond nonmetropolitan area
$57,700




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