What am I worth?
Get a free salary report »
What should I pay?
Pay the right way »

Concrete Foreman Salary

Male Concrete Foremans number significantly more than their female counterparts, and average earnings in this role come out to $21.04 per hour in the United States. In the world of Concrete Foremans, overall income ranges from $35K near the bottom to $76K at the top; this can include more than $5K from bonuses and more than $1K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Experience level and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Health benefits are not claimed by all — more than two-fifths lack any form of coverage — but more than half have medical insurance, and one in three have dental, too. Among folks in this role, job satisfaction levels approximately match the national average. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
Read More
$38,506 - $84,138
(Median)
$39K
$55K
$84K
MEDIAN: $54,813
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$15.32 - $30.17
(Median)
$15
$21
$30
MEDIAN: $21.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary 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.
)
$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$38,506 - $84,138  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,941  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $1,490  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$35,005 - $75,583  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 107
National Hourly Rate 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.
)
$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$15.32 - $30.17  
   
Overtime
$22.65 - $42.91  
National Annualized 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.
)
$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,941  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $1,490  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$35,005 - $75,583  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 280

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

- OR -

Log in with LinkedIn

Comp Managers Click Here »

Job Description for Concrete Foreman

Generally, a concrete foreman is either a managerial role within a construction company, or an independent contractor overseeing a crew of men who specialize in pouring foundation or other cement construction. Tasks for which concrete foremen are responsible include reporting expense receipts, confirming employee time cards, and overseeing the proper use of equipment. Those in this position are expected to have the necessary skills to ensure efficient and profitable use of the company’s resources. They must often have the ability to operate heavy machinery and should hold any necessary certifications to do so.

Read More...

Concrete Foreman Tasks

  • Coordinate essential personnelon-site for the project.
  • Communicate and enforce all safety regulations.
  • Manage supplies, materials and equipment.
  • Plan, direct and budget activities concerned with the construction of structures, facilities or systems.
  • Read and interpret site plans, construction drawings and scopes of work.

Construction Foreman Job Listings

Search for more jobs:


Concrete Foremans only report a few specific skills. Those who have experience with Blueprints, Machine Operation, and Project Management can expect to be compensated well for these skills. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Project Management and Machine Operation. Experience with Blueprints is often linked with knowledge of Machine Operation.

Pay by Experience Level for Concrete Foreman

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Folks with fewer than five years of experience take home $46K on average. Interestingly, those who have worked for five to 10 years report receiving a smaller median salary of $45K. Concrete Foremans bring in $51K after working for 10 to 20 years. Big financial gains seem to result from working for more than two decades; veterans in this group report earning $56K on average.

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Experience Affects Concrete Foreman Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 11%

Experienced
up arrow 1%

National Average
$51,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

Skills That Affect Concrete Foreman Salaries

National Average
$51,000

Blueprints
up arrow 1%

Machine Operation
up arrow 5%

Project Management
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
34%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 54% dental benefits Dental: 34%
vision benefits Vision: 22% employee benefits None: 45%