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Construction Managers

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages   This career pays well above the median wage.

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $43.92
Statewide median: $20.07

 

This is a very high-wage career. It pays well above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Construction Managers *

Area Low Median High
U S
$33.73 $44.37 $59.03
Minnesota
$34.89 $43.92 $52.67
Central Minnesota
$35.33 $43.37 $52.64
Northeast Minnesota
$35.17 $40.83 $48.83
Northwest Minnesota
$31.44 $39.73 $50.40
Southeast Minnesota
$32.08 $40.39 $53.56
Southwest Minnesota
$32.61 $43.48 $49.90
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$35.50 $44.66 $53.49

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 4,710 workers employed in this medium-sized career.

Where do Construction Managers most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in high demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is seeing high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 5,247 new Construction Managers to meet market demand between 2016-2026. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Construction Managers
Area Employment Employment Change
2016 2026 Number Percent
U S 403,800 448,600 44,800 11.1%
Minnesota 6,714 7,256 542 8.1%
Minnesota Planning Regions 2016 2026 Number Percent
Southwest Minnesota 395 405 10 2.5%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 4,256 4,652 396 9.3%
Southeast Minnesota 523 528 5 1%
Central Minnesota 662 754 92 13.9%
Northeast Minnesota 349 322 -27 -7.7%
Northwest Minnesota 624 669 45 7.2%


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