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Average Salary for Turner Construction Company Employees

The average Turner Construction Company employee earns $71K per year. What you do at the company plays the largest role in compensation at Turner Construction Company, but your experience level and where you live affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

How This Employer Pays

Turner Construction Company typically pays:
above market
Similar employers pay:
above market
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Employer: Turner Construction Company
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.
[-]Project Engineer (25)
$58,175 - $111,285  
[-]Project Engineer (25)
Salary$57,566 - $109,763  
Bonus$1,485 - $5,034  
Profit Disbursement$713 - $10,185  
Total Pay$58,175 - $111,285  
[+]Project Manager, Construction (15)
$83,282 - $161,917  
[+]Project Manager, Construction (15)
Salary$79,269 - $155,470  
Bonus$-0.50 - $11,836  
Profit Disbursement$798 - $8,240  
Total Pay$83,282 - $161,917  
[+]Construction Superintendent, Commercial (12)
$63,509 - $185,740  
[+]Construction Superintendent, Commercial (12)
Salary$62,916 - $176,169  
Bonus$734 - $11,607  
Total Pay$63,509 - $185,740  
[+]Field Engineer (12)
$50,777 - $64,103  
[+]Field Engineer (12)
Salary$50,388 - $60,402  
Bonus$586 - $10,037  
Total Pay$50,777 - $64,103  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 7 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 183
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Turner Construction Company Details

New York City,


Construction management

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Construction Project Managers rake in the most money, with average earnings of about $120K; Commercial Construction Superintendents come in second with typical earnings amounting to $87K, while Civil Engineers and Safety Managers rank near the top as well ($77K and $75K, respectively). At approximately $54K, Field Engineers are among the lowest paid at Turner Construction Company.

Years of Experience

Those who stay for at least five years earn noticeably more; average salaries at that point reach around $79K. For the most part, a representative employee at Turner Construction Company has been working for one to four years and makes $59K annually.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $96K per year) can be spotted in Los Angeles; New York (about $85K), San Diego ($82K), and Chicago ($77K) are the next top-paying cities. Atlanta is one of the lowest-paid cities, with earnings averaging approximately $56K. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of New York, where they average to $86K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Project Management Professionals earn about $109K, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Earning a Certified Safety Manager certification garners significant financial rewards of $96K per year. The best paid folks at Turner Construction Company have a Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (ME), earning $135K annually.


Skill-wise, employees who report Scheduling as part of the toolkit report the most money, earning around $100K on average. Folks here also tend to know Project Management; on the survey, roughly two-fifths of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Employees also tend to know Construction Estimating, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is hard to come by at Turner Construction Company; the company rewards only 38 percent with paid vacation time and only 19 percent with sick leave. To plan for old age, the greater part of workers maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a strong majority of workers, and a solid majority of workers report receiving dental coverage as well. Additional benefits of working here are a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and gym membership.

Key Stats

27 %
73 %
$37,992 - $75,514
$53,274 - $104,999
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 50 votes.

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