Construction Managers in Texas
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You’re in luck! Jobs for Construction Managers in Texas are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Construction Managers in Texas is growing faster than average.
Construction Managers in Texas earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Construction Managers Work in Texas?
There were approximately 29,620 workers employed as Construction Managers in this state in 2018.
There were 25,630 Construction Managers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 3,990 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 2,960 Construction Managers working in it, which means Texas has more Construction Managers than average.
Job Projections for Texas
Jobs for Construction Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 18.4% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 11.1%.
Texas Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates there will be 3,830 annual job openings, and 49,360 total jobs in 2026 for Construction Managers in this state.
Nationwide, the prediction is 33,200 annual jobs and 448,600 total jobs in 2026.
What do Construction Managers Make in Texas?
In 2018 wages for Construction Managers ranged from $57,410 to $149,720 with $90,900 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $27.6 to $71.98. The median hourly rate was $43.7.
Workers in this field were paid a median of $45.05 an hour in 2017.
The hourly rate declined by $1.35.
The median salary in Texas is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Texas 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|
|Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX||9,550||$92,240|
|Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX||8,860||$95,480|
|Austin-Round Rock, TX||2,970||$86,510|
|San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX||2,100||$88,540|
|Corpus Christi, TX||640||$92,640|
|Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX||560||$94,540|
|El Paso, TX||400||$74,620|
|College Station-Bryan, TX||250||$61,470|
|Wichita Falls, TX||30||$75,170|
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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