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Construction Manager Salary Information in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana

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 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Construction Managers in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage 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.

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
$85,240
6.55% 11.36%
2016
$79,660
-0.58% -
2015
$80,120
-1.47% -
2014
$81,300
1.55% -
2013
$80,040
5.60% -
2012
$75,560
- -

Table 3. Compare Construction Manager Salary in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner with Other Louisiana Cities

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
$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



See also: Top paying jobs in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana.