Construction Managers in Wisconsin
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You’re in luck! Jobs for Construction Managers in Wisconsin are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Construction Managers in Wisconsin is growing faster than average.
Construction Managers in Wisconsin earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Construction Managers Work in Wisconsin?
In Wisconsin, there were 2,990 people working as Construction Managers in the year 2018.
There were 2,860 Construction Managers employed in this state in 2017.
That’s growth of 130 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 2,960 Construction Managers working in it, which means Wisconsin has more Construction Managers than average.
Job Projections for Wisconsin
Jobs for Construction Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 12.5% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 11.1%.
Wisconsin Annual Job Openings
The BLS estimates 390 annual job openings, and a total of 5,220 jobs for Wisconsin 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 Wisconsin?
In 2018 wages for Construction Managers ranged from $67,340 to $163,230 with $104,570 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $32.38 to $78.47. The median hourly rate was $50.28.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $48.62 an hour.
The hourly rate grew by $1.66.
The median salary in Wisconsin is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Wisconsin 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|
|Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI||3,980||$92,640|
|Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, WI||880||$115,120|
|Green Bay, WI||190||$84,450|
|Eau Claire, WI||80||$96,590|
|La Crosse-Onalaska, WI-MN||80||$97,170|
|Fond du Lac, WI||60||$98,860|
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|
What Major Will Prepare You For a Construction Manager Career?
- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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