Becoming a Construction Foreman 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. Colleges and universities like San Joaquin Valley College that provide online education are successfully launching workers into this field.

Construction Foreman 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: First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers

Total # Employed in the US 531,840
Average Hourly Wage: $29.68/hr
Hourly Wage Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$17.3 $21.67 $28.04 $36.01 $45.08
Average Yearly Salary $61,730
Yearly Salary Range
PERCENTILE
10%25%50%75%90%
$35,990 $45,070 $58,330 $74,900 $93,770
Employment Demographics
% OF WORKERS WITH
< High School Diploma High School Diploma Some College Associate Degree Bachelor Degree Master Degree Doctoral Degree
15.5% 42.8% 24.6% 6.6% 8.8% 1.4% 0.4%


Construction Management Programs by State & City