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Construction Manager Salary Information in Wilmington, North Carolina

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$75,450
25th Percentile Wage
$88,530
50th Percentile Wage
$102,650
75th Percentile Wage
$125,140
90th Percentile Wage
$184,780

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in Wilmington, North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $184,780. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $102,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $75,450.

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
$102,650
3.86% 14.23%
2016
$98,690
18.51% -
2015
$80,420
-3.48% -
2014
$83,220
-1.80% -
2013
$84,720
-3.92% -
2012
$88,040
- -

Table 3. Compare Construction Manager Salary in Wilmington with Other North Carolina Cities

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

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 Wilmington, North Carolina.