Construction Manager Salary in Sector of Information

The salary statistics of construction managers in the industry sector of information are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare construction manager salaries in different industries within the information 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 information. 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 $163,230. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $99,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid construction managers is $64,310.

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 information from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
-4.26% -0.99%
4.80% -
2.60% -
-1.16% -
-3.26% -
- -

Compare Construction Manager Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of construction managers in six industries in the information 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 broadcasting (except internet) industry with an annual salary $118,520. The lowest paying industry is the wired telecommunications carriers industry (annual salary $97,220). For detailed construction manager salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Broadcasting (except Internet)
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
Other Telecommunications
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
Wired Telecommunications Carriers

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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