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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 data of construction managers in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Construction Managers in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$68,220
25th Percentile Wage
$87,850
50th Percentile Wage
$110,900
75th Percentile Wage
$138,340
90th Percentile Wage
$180,390

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 $180,390. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $110,900. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $68,220.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of construction managers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$110,900
-1.97% 0.37%
2016
$113,080
-2.59% -
2015
$116,010
0.80% -
2014
$115,080
7.56% -
2013
$106,380
-3.86% -
2012
$110,490
- -

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 $110,900 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 18.6 percent (18.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 45.8 percent (45.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Johnstown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$136,270
Philadelphia
$115,160
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$110,900
Reading
$96,900
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$91,970
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$89,160
Lancaster
$82,850
Williamsport
$80,780
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$80,720
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$79,790
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$79,400
Pittsburgh
$78,560
York-Hanover
$78,200
Lebanon
$77,490
Erie
$77,480
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$77,220
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$74,770
State College
$74,540
Altoona
$69,550
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$63,920
Johnstown
$60,160



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