Construction Manager Salary Information in Rochester, New York

The annual and hourly salary statistics of construction managers in Rochester, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of construction managers in Rochester 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 Rochester, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$55,750
25th Percentile Wage
$63,950
50th Percentile Wage
$81,780
75th Percentile Wage
$99,980
90th Percentile Wage
$126,190

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in Rochester, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $126,190. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $81,780. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $55,750.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26.80
25th Percentile Wage
$30.74
50th Percentile Wage
$39.32
75th Percentile Wage
$48.07
90th Percentile Wage
$60.67

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for construction managers in Rochester, New York. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $60.67. The median hourly salary is $39.32. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26.80.

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
201681,78012.53%6.93%
201571,530-1.23%-
201472,4104.57%-
201369,100-10.14%-
201276,110--

Table 3. Compare Construction Manager Salary in Rochester with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $81,780 in Rochester is in the middle of salary range for construction managers in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of construction managers in Rochester is 34.6 percent (34.6%) lower than that in the highest paying New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island and 8.5 percent (8.5%) 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 Rochester, New York.