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After graduation, construction management graduates typically earn high salaries compared to the national average. Top earners make $116,948, while the bottom 20% make closer to $33,185. The median grad salary is $62,297.
Construction Management graduate salaries over time
The typical early career salary for someone with a bachelor’s degree in construction management is $46,655, and within five years of graduation, this average salary goes up to $58,714.
This chart maps the average workforce wage by years of experience:
Highest paying jobs for construction management graduates
The highest paying career for construction management graduates is construction manager, with top salaries averaging around $96,854.
As per most recent US census
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