Construction Managers in Virginia
Considering a career as a Construction Manager in Virginia?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Construction Managers in Virginia are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Construction Managers in Virginia is growing faster than average.
Construction Managers in Virginia earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Construction Managers Work in Virginia?
5,340 people worked as Construction Managers in 2018 in this state.
There were 5,370 Construction Managers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 30 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 2,960 Construction Managers working in it, which means Virginia has more Construction Managers than average.
Job Projections for Virginia
Jobs for Construction Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 7.3% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 11.1%.
Virginia Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates 650 annual job openings, and a total of 9,070 jobs for Virginia 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 Virginia?
In 2018 wages for Construction Managers ranged from $61,070 to $165,240 with $99,270 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $29.36 to $79.44. The median hourly rate was $47.73.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $48.43 an hour.
The hourly rate declined by $0.70.
The median salary in Virginia is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Virginia 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|
|Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC||1,050||$100,460|
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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