Construction Manager Salary Information in Bismarck, North Dakota

The annual and hourly salary statistics of construction managers in Bismarck, North Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of construction managers in Bismarck 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 Construction Managers in Bismarck, North Dakota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,210
25th Percentile Wage
$65,330
50th Percentile Wage
$87,770
75th Percentile Wage
$119,350
90th Percentile Wage
$159,330

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in Bismarck, North Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $159,330. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $87,770. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $40,210.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19.32
25th Percentile Wage
$31.41
50th Percentile Wage
$42.20
75th Percentile Wage
$57.38
90th Percentile Wage
$76.59

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for construction managers in Bismarck, North Dakota. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $76.59. The median hourly salary is $42.20. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.32.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201687,77018.61%31.10%
201571,440-2.55%-
201473,2604.23%-
201370,16013.81%-
201260,470--

Table 3. Compare Construction Manager Salary in Bismarck with Other North Dakota Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $87,770 in Bismarck is in the middle of salary range for construction managers in state of North Dakota. In comparison, the annual salary of construction managers in Bismarck is 7.4 percent (7.4%) lower than that in the highest paying West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area and 30.0 percent (30.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Far Eastern North Dakota nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$94,830
Far Western North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$92,180
Bismarck
$87,770
Grand Forks
$76,120
Fargo
$75,750
East Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$67,080
Far Eastern North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$61,410

See also: Top paying jobs in Bismarck, North Dakota.