Construction Management in Washington State

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Schools Offering Construction Management Programs in Washington State


Each year, approximately 0.4% of Washington State graduates receive degrees in construction management. In other words, every year an estimated 645 construction managers graduate from Washington State's 18 construction management schools.

Top Schools

University of Washington-Seattle Campus, which is located in Seattle, is the top-ranked school in Washington State that has a construction management program. It received a ranking of 13th in the country in 2010. In 2010, 78 students graduated from University of Washington-Seattle Campus' construction management program. University of Washington-Seattle Campus charged in-state students $8,701 in tuition fees per year.

Washington State University, which was ranked 27th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Washington State that has a construction management program. It is located in Pullman. 50 students graduated with degree in construction management from Washington State University in 2010. Tuition at Washington State University was $9,489 per year.

Central Washington University, which was ranked 27th nationwide in 2010, is the third-ranked school in Washington State that has a construction management program. It is located in Ellensburg. 34 students graduated with degree in construction management from Central Washington University in 2010. Tuition at Central Washington University was $7,110 per year.

Cost

Tuition at Washington State's construction management schools ranges from $18,048 per year to $2,610 per year. But, the average tuition is $6,764 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Washington State construction management schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. ITT Technical Institute-Spokane Valley - located in Spokane, students are charged $18,048 per year
  2. ITT Technical Institute-Everett - located in Everett, students are charged $18,048 per year
  3. ITT Technical Institute-Seattle - located in Seattle, students are charged $18,048 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Washington State construction management schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Spokane Community College - located in Spokane, students are charged $2,610 per year
  2. Renton Technical College - located in Renton, students are charged $2,785 per year
  3. Clark College - located in Vancouver, students are charged $3,008 per year

A construction management degree from a Washington State school... what next?

A large number of Washington State construction management graduates become construction managers. 3,980 construction managers were working in Washington State in 2010. The Washington State counties with the largest populations of construction managers are:

  1. King County - 2,450 construction managers
  2. Pierce County - 400 construction managers
  3. Spokane County - 190 construction managers

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of construction managers in Washington State will shrink by -3%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 12,860 construction managers working in Washington State.

Salary

A construction manager in Washington State earns $108,420 per year on average. However, Washington State construction managers earned anywhere in the range from as less than $53,610 per year to more than $164,670 per year in 2010. The following counties in Washington State have the highest average salaries for construction managers:

  1. Yakima County - $128,570 per year
  2. Grays Harbor County - $119,210 per year
  3. Benton County - $117,230 per year

A construction manager in the following counties in Washington State make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Kitsap County - $89,290 per year
  2. Skagit County - $91,750 per year
  3. Whatcom County - $93,240 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Washington State statistics regarding a career in construction management and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as business management or real estate.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Construction Management in Washington State
  • Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management in Washington State
  • Master's Degree in Construction Management in Washington State
  • Certificate in Construction Management in Washington State

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,685 miles from location University of Washington-Seattle Campus Seattle WA 86.9578 45% 45,943
7,487 miles from location Washington State University Pullman WA 72.817 37% 26,101
7,758 miles from location Clark College Vancouver WA 13.9084 n/a 12,989
7,628 miles from location Central Washington University Ellensburg WA 31.9043 40% 11,357
7,680 miles from location Edmonds Community College Lynnwood WA 17.534 n/a 9,658
7,710 miles from location Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom Lakewood WA 12.9816 n/a 8,188
7,472 miles from location Spokane Community College Spokane WA 14.6787 n/a 7,445
7,707 miles from location Clover Park Technical College Lakewood WA 16.2384 n/a 6,573
7,684 miles from location Shoreline Community College Seattle WA 13.8462 n/a 6,277
7,702 miles from location Bates Technical College Tacoma WA 15.6162 n/a 5,458
7,684 miles from location Renton Technical College Renton WA 22.262 n/a 4,346
7,717 miles from location Peninsula College Port Angeles WA 11.984 n/a 3,155
7,660 miles from location Bellingham Technical College Bellingham WA 23.5145 n/a 2,864
7,663 miles from location Northwest Indian College Bellingham WA 12.8499 n/a 609
7,688 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Seattle Seattle WA 20.851 100% 593
7,674 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Everett Everett WA 14.8069 100% 506
7,466 miles from location ITT Technical Institute-Spokane Valley Spokane WA 23.0275 100% 495
7,686 miles from location Seattle Vocational Institute Seattle WA 24.3891 n/a 271
 

Curious what studying Construction Management gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Washington State

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Construction Laborers + 12,300 $39,540 -36.4%
2
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers + 12,090 $72,340 -3.0%
3
Civil Engineers + 12,000 $80,430 -10.0%
4
Construction Managers + 3,980 $108,420 43.7%
5
Construction and Building Inspectors + 2,340 $63,420 7.8%
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are construction management related jobs in Washington State