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Construction Manager Salary Information in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina

The annual and hourly salary statistics of construction managers in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of construction managers in Durham-Chapel Hill 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 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$68,630
25th Percentile Wage
$80,530
50th Percentile Wage
$112,660
75th Percentile Wage
$133,840
90th Percentile Wage
$163,160

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction 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 $163,160. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $112,660. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $68,630.

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
$112,660
13.63% 22.20%
2016
$97,310
15.32% -
2015
$82,400
0.58% -
2014
$81,920
-4.93% -
2013
$85,960
-1.97% -
2012
$87,650
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $112,660, Durham-Chapel Hill is the highest paying city for construction managers in state of North Carolina, followed by Wilmington (median annual salary $102,650). In comparison, the median annual salary of construction managers in Durham-Chapel Hill is 8.9 percent (8.9%) higher than that in Wilmington.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Durham-Chapel Hill
$112,660
Wilmington
$102,650
Fayetteville
$101,000
Winston-Salem
$100,970
Raleigh-Cary
$96,630
Burlington
$96,510
Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$91,090
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton
$90,890
Rocky Mount
$89,640
Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$89,620
Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$88,890
Goldsboro
$87,710
Greensboro-High Point
$86,060
Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$81,930
Jacksonville
$81,450
Asheville
$80,750
Greenville
$76,490



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