Architectural and Engineering Manager Salary Information in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina

The annual and hourly salary statistics of architectural and engineering managers in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of architectural and engineering managers in Durham-Chapel Hill is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Architectural and Engineering Managers in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$105,890
25th Percentile Wage
$120,220
50th Percentile Wage
$144,350
75th Percentile Wage
$167,510
90th Percentile Wage
$200,790

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architectural and engineering managers in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $200,790. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $144,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $105,890.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$50.91
25th Percentile Wage
$57.80
50th Percentile Wage
$69.40
75th Percentile Wage
$80.53
90th Percentile Wage
$96.54

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for architectural and engineering managers in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $96.54. The median hourly salary is $69.40. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $50.91.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of architectural and engineering managers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016144,350-0.95%20.52%
2015145,7203.20%-
2014141,0502.47%-
2013137,56016.60%-
2012114,730--

Table 3. Compare Architectural and Engineering Manager Salary in Durham-Chapel Hill with Other North Carolina Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $144,350, Durham-Chapel Hill is the highest paying city for architectural and engineering managers in state of North Carolina, followed by Fayetteville (median annual salary $130,240). In comparison, the median annual salary of architectural and engineering managers in Durham-Chapel Hill is 9.8 percent (9.8%) higher than that in Fayetteville.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Durham-Chapel Hill
$144,350
Fayetteville
$130,240
Raleigh-Cary
$128,330
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton
$126,570
Winston-Salem
$123,590
Greensboro-High Point
$123,380
Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$118,790
Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$118,340
Asheville
$114,220
Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$111,400
Rocky Mount
$109,770
Greenville
$106,900
Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$100,130

See also: Top paying jobs in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina.