Construction Managers in Georgia
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You’re in luck! Jobs for Construction Managers in Georgia are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Construction Managers in Georgia is growing faster than average.
Construction Managers in Georgia earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Construction Managers Work in Georgia?
7,320 people worked as Construction Managers in 2018 in this state.
There were 6,350 Construction Managers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 970 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 2,960 Construction Managers working in it, which means Georgia has more Construction Managers than average.
Job Projections for Georgia
Jobs for Construction Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 13.0% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 11.1%.
Georgia Annual Job Openings
The BLS is projecting 720 annual Construction Managers job openings in Georgia, and 9,560 total jobs in the year 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 33,200 annual jobs and 448,600 total jobs in 2026.
What do Construction Managers Make in Georgia?
In 2018 wages for Construction Managers ranged from $58,280 to $165,860 with $96,610 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $28.02 to $79.74. The median hourly rate was $46.45.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $48.94 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate declined by $2.49.
The median salary in Georgia is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Georgia Metros for Construction Managers
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Construction Managers.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA||5,550||$98,880|
|Augusta-Richmond County, GA-SC||400||$87,560|
|Athens-Clarke County, GA||150||$111,470|
|Warner Robins, GA||50||$88,040|
Top States for Construction Managers Employment
View the list below to see where most Construction Managers work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Construction Managers get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
|District of Columbia||$100,770|
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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