Construction Managers in Pennsylvania
Is Pennsylvania a good place for you to work as a Construction Manager?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Construction Managers in Pennsylvania are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Construction Managers in Pennsylvania is growing faster than average.
Construction Managers in Pennsylvania earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Construction Managers Work in Pennsylvania?
There were approximately 11,050 workers employed as Construction Managers in this state in 2018.
There were 9,870 Construction Managers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 1,180 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 2,960 Construction Managers working in it, which means Pennsylvania has more Construction Managers than average.
Job Projections for Pennsylvania
Jobs for Construction Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 9.0% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 11.1%.
Pennsylvania Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates 950 annual job openings, and a total of 13,010 jobs for Pennsylvania Construction Managers in 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 33,200 annual jobs and 448,600 total jobs in 2026.
What do Construction Managers Make in Pennsylvania?
In 2018 wages for Construction Managers ranged from $53,510 to $172,420 with $96,010 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $25.72 to $82.89. The median hourly rate was $46.16.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $43.38 an hour.
The hourly rate grew by $2.78.
The median salary in Pennsylvania is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Pennsylvania 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|
|New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA||12,930||$131,570|
|State College, PA||100||$76,220|
|East Stroudsburg, PA||70||$67,260|
Top States for Construction Managers Employment
The table below shows the states 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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