What am I worth?
What your skills are worth in the market is constantly changing.
Get your pay report
How should I pay?
When you get pay right, you attract and retain the best talent.
Price a job

Average Construction Manager Salary in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$84,981
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$6,250
Bonus
$800
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for a Construction Manager in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $84,981.
10%
$54k
MEDIAN
$85k
90%
$123k
Is Construction Manager your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
United States (change)
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
Salary
$54k - $123k
Bonus
$1k - $25k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $7k
Total Pay
$55k - $136k
Find your market worth – how it works:
Tell us about your job and pay factors like skills and educationTell us about your job and pay factors like skills and education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to youFind your market worth with a report tailored to you
Negotiate your pay with confidenceNegotiate your pay with confidence

What Do Construction Managers Do?

Construction Manager Tasks
  • Manage the planning, materials, building, and budget of a construction or component of a project.
  • Enforce safety measures and company regulations, and obtain required licenses and permits.
  • Select and oversee the work of contractors contributing to the project.
  • Develop schedules for reaching objectives and make sure work is completed on time.
  • Supervise and direct personnel working on the project.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Construction Manager. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Construction Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Construction Manager Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

What Are Popular Skills for Construction Managers?

Skills in Project Management, Contractor Management and Microsoft Office are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Construction Site Inspection and Construction Estimating.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Construction Managers?

An early career Construction Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $60,359 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Construction Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,500 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Construction Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $96,723 based on 15 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $99,547.
Employees with Construction Manager in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 28.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (12.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (12.5% less), Atlanta, Georgia (7.9% less) and Houston, Texas (5.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 48 survey responses.
Early Career
22.9%
Mid Career
14.6%
Experienced
31.3%
Late Career
31.3%