Construction Manager Salary in Sector of Retail Trade

The salary statistics of construction managers in the industry sector of retail trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare construction manager salaries in different industries within the retail trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Construction Managers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for construction managers in the industry sector of retail trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) construction managers is $137,790. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $80,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid construction managers is $50,440.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of construction managers in the industry sector of retail trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
8.64% 5.96%
-1.71% -
-5.63% -
-5.01% -
8.76% -
- -

Compare Construction Manager Salary in Different Industries within the Retail Trade Sector

The average salaries of construction managers in six industries in the retail trade sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for construction manager occupations is the home furnishings stores industry with an annual salary $107,720. The lowest paying industry is the building material and supplies dealers industry (annual salary $71,860). For detailed construction manager salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Home Furnishings Stores
General Merchandise Stores
Other General Merchandise Stores
Furniture and Home Furnishings Stores
Building Material and Garden Equipment and Supplies Dealers
Building Material and Supplies Dealers

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].


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