Becoming a Construction Area Manager via Online Education?

At the very least, online education can help you lay a foundation and/or open up alternate career paths. San Joaquin Valley College is a US school (accredited) offering construction management courses to train individuals to become top-notch construction superintendents, construction managers, contractors, subcontractors, construction professionals, construction supervisors, etc. Currently, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics there are 204,760 people employed as construction managers alone in America, and their average annual salary is $93,290. Construction laborers make on average $33,190 per year and there are about 856,440 of them employed today. Colleges and universities like San Joaquin Valley College that provide online education are successfully launching workers into this field.

Construction Area Manager Salary Information

Category: Construction managers

Total # Employed in the US 204,760
Average Hourly Wage: $44.85/hr
Hourly Wage Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$23.71 $30.14 $39.58 $53.45 $72.9
Average Yearly Salary $93,290
Yearly Salary Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$49,320 $62,700 $82,330 $111,170 $151,630
Employment Demographics
% OF WORKERS WITH
< High School Diploma High School Diploma Some College Associate Degree Bachelor Degree Master Degree Doctoral Degree
7.8% 30.8% 24.6% 8.1% 23.2% 4.8% 0.8%
Construction managers — WAGES BY STATE, SORTED BY SALARY
STATEAverage Hourly WageAverage Annual Salary
Oklahoma $64.47/hr $134,090
North Dakota $57.58/hr $119,760
Virginia $55.75/hr $115,960
Colorado $53.38/hr $111,030
Alaska $52.67/hr $109,540
Missouri $50.8/hr $105,670
Hawaii $49.49/hr $102,930
Kansas $49.29/hr $102,530
Delaware $48.64/hr $101,170
District of Columbia $48.46/hr $100,800
South Carolina $47.89/hr $99,610
Indiana $46.97/hr $97,710
New York $46.22/hr $96,130
Florida $44.51/hr $92,590
Montana $44.36/hr $92,280
Arkansas $44.2/hr $91,930
Utah $43.51/hr $90,490
Nebraska $43.49/hr $90,450
Idaho $43.17/hr $89,780
Mississippi $42.92/hr $89,270
Oregon $42.68/hr $88,770
Connecticut $40.86/hr $84,980
Kentucky $40.83/hr $84,920
New Hampshire $40.68/hr $84,600
Puerto Rico $40.29/hr $83,800
Tennessee $39.72/hr $82,620
North Carolina $39.35/hr $81,840
Pennsylvania $39.22/hr $81,580
Louisiana $38.79/hr $80,680
West Virginia $38.75/hr $80,610
Washington $38.49/hr $80,070
Wyoming $37.26/hr $77,490
Guam $36.92/hr $76,800
Maine $36.81/hr $76,560
Alabama $36.13/hr $75,140
Michigan $35.14/hr $73,090
California $34.54/hr $71,830
Massachusetts $33.92/hr $70,550
New Mexico $33.73/hr $70,150
Ohio $32.85/hr $68,320
Maryland $32.35/hr $67,280
New Jersey $31.53/hr $65,590
Wisconsin $31.34/hr $65,180
Nevada $30.23/hr $62,890
South Dakota $30.13/hr $62,670
Iowa $29.41/hr $61,170


Category: Construction laborers

Total # Employed in the US 856,440
Average Hourly Wage: $15.96/hr
Hourly Wage Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$8.86 $10.92 $14.01 $19.11 $27.05
Average Yearly Salary $33,190
Yearly Salary Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$18,430 $22,700 $29,150 $39,750 $56,270
Employment Demographics
% OF WORKERS WITH
< High School Diploma High School Diploma Some College Associate Degree Bachelor Degree Master Degree Doctoral Degree
36.0% 39.9% 14.5% 3.8% 4.8% 0.7% 0.3%
Construction laborers — WAGES BY STATE, SORTED BY SALARY
STATEAverage Hourly WageAverage Annual Salary
Indiana $23.75/hr $49,400
Alaska $23.65/hr $49,190
Oklahoma $22.81/hr $47,440
Missouri $22.5/hr $46,810
North Dakota $22.42/hr $46,620
Kansas $21.23/hr $44,160
Nebraska $21.04/hr $43,750
Delaware $20.47/hr $42,580
Virginia $20.27/hr $42,160
New Hampshire $18.95/hr $39,410
New York $18.79/hr $39,080
Colorado $18.74/hr $38,980
South Carolina $18.5/hr $38,490
Kentucky $18.03/hr $37,500
New Jersey $17.08/hr $35,530
Montana $16.76/hr $34,850
Tennessee $16.21/hr $33,710
Utah $15.86/hr $32,980
Florida $15.57/hr $32,390
North Carolina $15.31/hr $31,840
Louisiana $14.99/hr $31,170
District of Columbia $14.66/hr $30,490
Mississippi $14.57/hr $30,300
Connecticut $14.53/hr $30,230
Arkansas $14.46/hr $30,070
Maryland $14.4/hr $29,960
Maine $14.25/hr $29,640
Puerto Rico $13.96/hr $29,030
Pennsylvania $13.92/hr $28,960
Iowa $13.62/hr $28,320
Michigan $13.61/hr $28,310
Idaho $13.1/hr $27,250
Washington $13.02/hr $27,090
Guam $12.95/hr $26,930
New Mexico $12.76/hr $26,550
Massachusetts $12.71/hr $26,430
Wisconsin $12.53/hr $26,060
Hawaii $12.45/hr $25,910
South Dakota $12.32/hr $25,620
California $12.18/hr $25,340
Oregon $12.1/hr $25,170
Alabama $11.81/hr $24,560
Ohio $11.67/hr $24,270
West Virginia $11.62/hr $24,160
Nevada $11.39/hr $23,690
Wyoming $11.36/hr $23,620


Category: Painters, construction and maintenance

Total # Employed in the US 214,240
Average Hourly Wage: $17.94/hr
Hourly Wage Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$10.89 $13.25 $16.21 $21.21 $27.93
Average Yearly Salary $37,320
Yearly Salary Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$22,650 $27,560 $33,720 $44,110 $58,100
Employment Demographics
% OF WORKERS WITH
< High School Diploma High School Diploma Some College Associate Degree Bachelor Degree Master Degree Doctoral Degree
33.3% 39.5% 15.5% 3.9% 6.3% 1.1% 0.4%
Painters, construction and maintenance — WAGES BY STATE, SORTED BY SALARY
STATEAverage Hourly WageAverage Annual Salary
Kansas $24.02/hr $49,960
Oklahoma $23.75/hr $49,390
New York $23/hr $47,850
Indiana $22.94/hr $47,720
Alaska $22.18/hr $46,140
Florida $21.86/hr $45,460
North Dakota $20.45/hr $42,540
Colorado $20.35/hr $42,330
New Hampshire $20.19/hr $42,000
Montana $20.17/hr $41,960
Nebraska $19.61/hr $40,780
Missouri $19.52/hr $40,590
South Carolina $18.99/hr $39,500
Virginia $18.45/hr $38,370
Kentucky $18.26/hr $37,970
Connecticut $17.91/hr $37,250
Utah $17.88/hr $37,190
Delaware $17.72/hr $36,850
Puerto Rico $17.68/hr $36,770
Michigan $17.65/hr $36,710
District of Columbia $17.48/hr $36,360
Louisiana $17.13/hr $35,620
Maine $16.86/hr $35,060
Mississippi $16.69/hr $34,720
New Jersey $16.48/hr $34,270
New Mexico $16.39/hr $34,100
Massachusetts $15.82/hr $32,910
Idaho $15.7/hr $32,650
Iowa $15.51/hr $32,250
Arkansas $15.48/hr $32,210
Tennessee $15.46/hr $32,150
West Virginia $15.33/hr $31,880
California $15.29/hr $31,800
North Carolina $15.2/hr $31,610
Wisconsin $15.2/hr $31,620
South Dakota $15.11/hr $31,430
Hawaii $15.05/hr $31,310
Guam $15.01/hr $31,210
Maryland $14.8/hr $30,790
Alabama $14.8/hr $30,780
Wyoming $14.65/hr $30,470
Pennsylvania $14.44/hr $30,040
Washington $14.36/hr $29,870
Oregon $14.16/hr $29,460
Ohio $13.65/hr $28,400
Nevada $13.32/hr $27,710


Category: Helpers, construction trades, all other

Total # Employed in the US 21,390
Average Hourly Wage: $13.28/hr
Hourly Wage Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$8.35 $9.9 $12.17 $15.36 $19.48
Average Yearly Salary $27,630
Yearly Salary Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$17,360 $20,580 $25,310 $31,950 $40,520
Employment Demographics
% OF WORKERS WITH
< High School Diploma High School Diploma Some College Associate Degree Bachelor Degree Master Degree Doctoral Degree
43.6% 35.9% 14.0% 3.2% 2.8% 0.2% 0.3%
Helpers, construction trades, all other — WAGES BY STATE, SORTED BY SALARY
STATEAverage Hourly WageAverage Annual Salary
Kansas $22.36/hr $46,520
Oklahoma $17.51/hr $36,410
Alaska $17.22/hr $35,820
Delaware $16.77/hr $34,890
Indiana $16.46/hr $34,230
New York $16.22/hr $33,740
Missouri $15.46/hr $32,150
Virginia $15.36/hr $31,960
Colorado $14.97/hr $31,140
Florida $14.9/hr $30,990
Montana $14.28/hr $29,690
Connecticut $14.14/hr $29,420
Utah $14.08/hr $29,280
Mississippi $13.87/hr $28,850
North Dakota $13.56/hr $28,210
New Hampshire $13.49/hr $28,060
Arkansas $13.28/hr $27,630
South Dakota $13.22/hr $27,510
Kentucky $13.16/hr $27,380
Tennessee $13.15/hr $27,350
Michigan $13.13/hr $27,300
Guam $12.95/hr $26,930
South Carolina $12.75/hr $26,520
Massachusetts $12.6/hr $26,210
North Carolina $12.3/hr $25,590
Iowa $12.3/hr $25,580
Maryland $12.21/hr $25,400
Pennsylvania $12.19/hr $25,360
Idaho $12.05/hr $25,060
Hawaii $12.02/hr $25,000
District of Columbia $12.01/hr $24,980
Oregon $11.99/hr $24,930
Louisiana $11.99/hr $24,950
Nebraska $11.83/hr $24,600
California $11.59/hr $24,120
Wyoming $11.56/hr $24,040
Wisconsin $11.5/hr $23,910
Maine $11.22/hr $23,350
Washington $11.15/hr $23,180
Nevada $10.25/hr $21,310
New Mexico $10.23/hr $21,270
Alabama $10.13/hr $21,070


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