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Construction Manager Salary Information in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of construction managers in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of construction managers in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre 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 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$53,170
25th Percentile Wage
$60,310
50th Percentile Wage
$78,320
75th Percentile Wage
$117,060
90th Percentile Wage
$150,710

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $150,710. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $78,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $53,170.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25.56
25th Percentile Wage
$29.00
50th Percentile Wage
$37.65
75th Percentile Wage
$56.28
90th Percentile Wage
$72.45

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for construction managers in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $72.45. The median hourly salary is $37.65. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.56.

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
201678,320-36.16%-27.40%
2015106,640-4.83%-
2014111,7903.94%-
2013107,3907.09%-
201299,780--

Table 3. Compare Construction Manager Salary in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $78,320 in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre is in the middle of salary range for construction managers in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of construction managers in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre is 42.5 percent (42.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 22.5 percent (22.5%) 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 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.