Average Salary for Turner Construction Company Employees

The median income for Turner Construction Company employees is $71K per year. The most important factor affecting pay for Turner Construction Company employees is what you do at the company, though your experience level and your city play a role as well. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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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 (26)
$58,695 - $110,299  
[-]Project Engineer (26)
Salary$57,812 - $109,316  
Bonus$1,487 - $5,000  
Profit Disbursement$775 - $11,107  
Total Pay$58,695 - $110,299  
[+]Project Manager, Construction (16)
$83,580 - $160,877  
[+]Project Manager, Construction (16)
Salary$79,555 - $154,563  
Bonus$-0.50 - $11,745  
Profit Disbursement$845 - $7,205  
Total Pay$83,580 - $160,877  
[+]Construction Superintendent, Commercial (12)
$63,509 - $185,740  
[+]Construction Superintendent, Commercial (12)
Salary$62,916 - $176,169  
Bonus$773 - $11,957  
Total Pay$63,509 - $185,740  
[+]Field Engineer (11)
$50,627 - $61,349  
[+]Field Engineer (11)
Salary$50,214 - $59,340  
Bonus$754 - $14,169  
Total Pay$50,627 - $61,349  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 7 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 193
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About This Company

New York City 


Construction management

Turner Construction

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Typically, Construction Project Managers are the best paid with salaries hovering at $120K; Commercial Construction Superintendents, Civil Engineers, and Safety Managers also rank near the top of the list, pulling in approximately $87K, $77K, and $75K, respectively. Earning only around $54K, Field Engineers make less than most people in the company.

Years of Experience

Average pay is typically about $79K for those with five to nine years of experience. Overall, the greater share of Turner Construction Company folks have one to four years of experience and earn $59K annually.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $96K per year) can be spotted in Los Angeles; New York ($85K), San Diego (around $82K), and Chicago ($77K) are the next top-paying cities. At approximately $56K, Atlanta is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. By state, the highest pay levels are found in New York, where the average Turner Construction Company employee makes about $86K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Salaries approach $109K for Project Management Professionals; non-accredited workers make much less. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Certified Safety Managers with credentials; these people typically earn around $96K per year. Turner Construction Company provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering (ME) — these employees rake in approximately $135K annually.


In this position, it pays to have Scheduling in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $100K. A garden variety skill at Turner Construction Company is Project Management; nearly two in five of Turner Construction Company's people use it regularly. Many workers are also familiar with Construction Estimating, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Office.

Benefits and Perks

Turner Construction Company lets only 38 percent take paid vacation and only 19 percent take sick leave. To plan for old age, the greater part of workers maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. At Turner Construction Company, a solid majority of workers have health insurance, and a strong majority of workers have dental coverage. A few more workplace perks are a subsidized cell phone, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, and gym membership.

Key Stats for Turner Construction Company


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

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 50 votes.

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