Construction Manager Salary Information in Tennessee

The average annual and hourly salaries for construction managers in the state of Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of construction managers among Tennessee metropolitan areas 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Construction Managers in Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,680
25th Percentile Wage
$56,950
50th Percentile Wage
$72,800
75th Percentile Wage
$98,540
90th Percentile Wage
$127,650

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $127,650. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $72,800. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $46,680.

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
$72,800
-1.66% 9.66%
2016
$74,010
-4.12% -
2015
$77,060
1.32% -
2014
$76,040
5.43% -
2013
$71,910
8.54% -
2012
$65,770
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Construction Managers in Tennessee Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of construction managers in some Tennessee cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of construction managers in state of Tennessee ranges from $57,120 to $79,270. The highest paying area for construction managers in Tennessee is Memphis with a median annual salary of $79,270. The second highest paying city/area in Tennessee State is Cleveland (mean annual salary $76,870). The lowest paying area is Jackson with a median annual salary of $57,120.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Memphis
$79,270
Cleveland
$76,870
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$73,940
Knoxville
$72,550
Chattanooga
$72,460
Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$71,860
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$70,950
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$69,000
Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$67,930
Johnson City
$67,370
Clarksville
$65,080
Morristown
$59,050
Jackson
$57,120




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