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Average Salary for Balfour Beatty Employees

Based in Sacramento, California, government subcontractor industry player Balfour Beatty offers many employment opportunities, including Property Manager and Construction Superintendent positions. Employees at Balfour Beatty make $77K annually on average. Where you live influences pay for Balfour Beatty workers the most, followed by what you do at the company and how long you've been working. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

How This Employer Pays

Balfour Beatty typically pays:
above market

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Employer: Balfour Beatty
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Construction Superintendent (2)
$63,860 - $140,191  
[-]Construction Superintendent (2)
Salary$62,449 - $131,504  
Bonus$1,571 - $17,857  
Total Pay$63,860 - $140,191  
[+]Property Manager (2)
$38,592 - $79,985  
[+]Property Manager (2)
Salary$38,547 - $75,806  
Total Pay$38,592 - $79,985  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 23
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Balfour Beatty Details

Sacramento, California


Government Subcontractor


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Median pay is highest in Washington, DC ($110K per year), followed by Seattle (around $81K), Dallas (approximately $75K), and Charlotte ($55K). Across its U.S. offices, the state of Pennsylvania pays Balfour Beatty the most — $118K annually on average.


Typically, Construction Superintendents are the best paid with salaries hovering at about $92K; Property Managers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $55K.

Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $55K. Average pay is typically about $65K for those with five or more years experience. Overall, the greater share of Balfour Beatty folks have 10-19 years of experience and earn around $84K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

B-1 General Building Contractors are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $89K. Acquiring certification to be a OSHA 30 hour Certificate Holder Holder is rewarded at approximately $84K annually. Balfour Beatty workers who hold a Bachelor of Science in Construction Management are also well compensated, earning $130K on average.


When it comes to skills, Contractor Management seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of $87K. Project Management is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; about one in three of Balfour Beatty's people use it regularly. Key skills also include Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and AutoCAD.

Benefits and Perks

Only one-half of workers at Balfour Beatty enjoy paid vacation time, and just a third of workers can take sick leave. Most workers participate in a 401(k) program. Balfour Beatty provides health insurance to almost all workers, and the greater part of workers do receive dental coverage. Balfour Beatty employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance, a company cell phone, company car / automobile, and flexible hours.

Key Stats

37 %
63 %
$58,958 - $78,846
$37,788 - $84,509
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

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