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Construction Manager Salary Information in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York

The annual and hourly salary statistics of construction managers in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of construction managers in Buffalo-Niagara Falls 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 Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$53,330
25th Percentile Wage
$63,770
50th Percentile Wage
$77,540
75th Percentile Wage
$97,320
90th Percentile Wage
$124,420

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $124,420. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $77,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $53,330.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25.64
25th Percentile Wage
$30.66
50th Percentile Wage
$37.28
75th Percentile Wage
$46.79
90th Percentile Wage
$59.82

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for construction managers in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $59.82. The median hourly salary is $37.28. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.64.

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
201677,5400.75%-0.59%
201576,9605.24%-
201472,930-4.06%-
201375,890-2.78%-
201278,000--

Table 3. Compare Construction Manager Salary in Buffalo-Niagara Falls with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $77,540 in Buffalo-Niagara Falls is in the middle of salary range for construction managers in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of construction managers in Buffalo-Niagara Falls is 38.0 percent (38.0%) lower than that in the highest paying New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island and 3.5 percent (3.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Albany-Schenectady-Troy.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$125,010
Nassau-Suffolk
$123,470
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$112,280
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$104,170
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$92,610
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$91,490
Kingston
$90,850
Binghamton
$88,270
Syracuse
$86,360
Elmira
$83,710
Rochester
$81,780
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$81,040
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$77,540
Utica-Rome
$75,950
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$74,800

See also: Top paying jobs in Buffalo-Niagara Falls, New York.