The annual and hourly salary statistics of construction managers in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of construction managers in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner 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||$62,020|
|25th Percentile Wage||$71,530|
|50th Percentile Wage||$85,240|
|75th Percentile Wage||$107,930|
|90th Percentile Wage||$137,960|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $137,960. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $85,240. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $62,020.
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 $85,240 in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner is in the middle of salary range for construction managers in state of Louisiana. In comparison, the annual salary of construction managers in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner is 15.2 percent (15.2%) lower than that in the highest paying New Iberia nonmetropolitan area and 32.3 percent (32.3%) 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|| |