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Construction Managers

Coordinate all the work that is involved in building or maintaining structures.

Quick Facts


Well above the statewide median
$51.40 / hour    Read more about wages


Well above statewide average
Growth rate:  11.5%    Read more about outlook


Bachelor's degree is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Estimate labor requirements.
  • Implement organizational process or policy changes.
  • Negotiate project specifications.
  • Investigate industrial or transportation accidents.
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Job Title Examples:

Construction Foreman
General Contractor
Project Superintendent

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