Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $75K annually. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Turner Construction Company employees (32 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn approximately $61K per year on average.
Construction Project Managers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $117K annually — though Commercial Construction Superintendents, Civil Engineers, and Safety Managers also do fairly well at $84K, around $77K, and about $75K, respectively. Among the lower-paid positions at Turner Construction Company are Field Engineers — the median salary for this role approaches $56K.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($96K per year) can be spotted in Los Angeles, Calif.; New York, N.Y. (approximately $83K), Washington, DC (about $80K), and San Diego, Calif. (around $77K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Dallas, Texas at $60K. Turner Construction Company workers in New York earn the most — approximately $84K annually on average.
Certifications and Degrees
Project Management Professionals are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to about $127K per year. Earning a Certified Safety Manager certification garners significant financial rewards of $108K annually on average. Turner Construction Company compensates Bachelor's Degree, Construction Management-holders the most at around $130K per year.
The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Budget Management; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $83K annually. A garden variety skill at Turner Construction Company is Project Management; about two in five of Turner Construction Company's people use it regularly. Other top skills include Construction Estimating, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Office.
Benefits and Perks
Two-fifths of respondents receive paid vacation, and only 18 percent get sick leave. Most respondents report contributing to a 401(k). The vast majority of employees report having health insurance, and a large number of survey participants report having dental coverage. Turner Construction Company folks also make good use of a subsidized cell phone, tuition reimbursement, life insurance, and gym membership.