Construction Manager Salary Information in New York

The average annual and hourly salaries for construction managers in the state of New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of construction managers amongst New York cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Construction Managers in New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$61,320
25th Percentile Wage
$77,190
50th Percentile Wage
$110,470
75th Percentile Wage
$153,150
90th Percentile Wage
$195,430

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $195,430. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $110,470. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $61,320.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29.48
25th Percentile Wage
$37.11
50th Percentile Wage
$53.11
75th Percentile Wage
$73.63
90th Percentile Wage
$93.96

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for construction managers in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $93.96. The median hourly salary is $53.11. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $29.48.

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
2016110,4705.16%10.94%
2015104,7702.29%-
2014102,3705.54%-
201396,700-1.75%-
201298,390--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Construction Managers in New York Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of construction managers in some New York cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of construction managers in state of New York ranges from $74,800 to $125,010. The highest paying area for construction managers in New York is New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island with a median annual salary of $125,010. The second highest paying city/area in New York State is Nassau-Suffolk (mean annual salary $123,470). The lowest paying area is Albany-Schenectady-Troy with a median annual salary of $74,800.

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


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