Occupation Information | Department of Labor Research and Analysis

Construction Managers (11-9021)

Plan, direct, or coordinate, usually through subordinate supervisory personnel, activities concerned with the construction and maintenance of structures, facilities, and systems. Participate in the conceptual development of a construction project and oversee its organization, scheduling, budgeting, and implementation. Includes managers in specialized construction fields, such as carpentry or plumbing.
Employment and Job Openings
EmploymentAverage Annual Openings
2018 Estimate2028 ProjectionPercent ChangeLabor Force ExitsOccupation TransfersTotal
Alaska 993 1089 9.67 22 53 85
United States 471800 518000 0.0 10400 25200 40200
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with high employment opportunities.
2020 Wages
Mean WageWage by Percentile
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
United States 51.57 27.35 35.32 46.72 61.95 81.28
Alaska 49.79 18.42 34.27 47.34 61.25 78.27
Anchorage/Mat-Su Area 48.66 17.39 35.24 47.85 61.03 76.02
Fairbanks North Star Borough 46.98 26.08 30.59 47.84 59.87 71.84
Balance of State 54.98 28.12 34.09 43.74 63.99 96.59

* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.