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Construction Manager Salary Information in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of construction managers in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of construction managers in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington 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 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$70,610
25th Percentile Wage
$89,880
50th Percentile Wage
$113,080
75th Percentile Wage
$148,770
90th Percentile Wage
$200,890

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $200,890. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $113,080. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $70,610.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33.95
25th Percentile Wage
$43.21
50th Percentile Wage
$54.36
75th Percentile Wage
$71.52
90th Percentile Wage
$96.58

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for construction managers in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $96.58. The median hourly salary is $54.36. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33.95.

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
2016113,080-2.59%2.29%
2015116,0100.80%-
2014115,0807.56%-
2013106,380-3.86%-
2012110,490--

Table 3. Compare Construction Manager Salary in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $113,080 in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington is in the middle of salary range for construction managers in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of construction managers in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington is 17.0 percent (17.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 46.3 percent (46.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Erie.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$136,210
Philadelphia
$117,070
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$113,080
Pittsburgh
$100,390
Reading
$99,220
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$92,500
Lancaster
$83,620
Williamsport
$82,290
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$81,010
York-Hanover
$80,250
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$79,310
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$79,220
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$78,320
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$77,070
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$74,770
State College
$72,880
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$70,250
Erie
$60,690

See also: Top paying jobs in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania.