The highest average salaries go to Operations Managers, who bring in close to approximately $84K annually, though Construction Project Managers are not far behind at $65K along with Production Supervisors (around $60K) and Communications Managers (about $60K).
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $61K per year. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is $59K annually. The greater proportion of employees (40 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of about $54K per year.
Residents of Dallas, Texas pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is approximately $62K annually; other top-paying cities include the company's headquarter city of Atlanta, Ga. (around $60K) and Terrell, Texas ($55K). Across Oldcastle's U.S. offices, employees in the state of Tennessee earn the most, taking home $84K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
First Aid Administrators receive bigger paychecks ($87K annually) than those without credentials. Earning a Project Management Certificate Holder certification garners significant financial rewards of about $53K per year on average. Employees who have a Bachelor of Engineering in Bachelor of Engineering (BEng / BE) make the most here, hauling in $87K annually.
In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Leadership; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of approximately $104K per year. Project Management is regularly seen around here; just under a third of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Construction Estimating, Microsoft Excel, and Budget Management round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
A solid majority of workers save for retirement through Oldcastle's 401(k) plan. Perks cover health insurance for most respondents and dental coverage for most survey participants. Oldcastle employees also enjoy perks such as a subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, free drinks, and relocation expenses.