Construction Manager Salary

The average salary for a Construction Manager is $73,588 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$45,720 - $117,425

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$16.94 - $60.95

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$45,720 - $117,425  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,159  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $12,378  
Commission
$0.00 - $50,167  
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).
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$45,177 - $126,264  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 3,120
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$16.94 - $60.95  
   
Overtime
$17.45 - $69.33  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,159  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $50,167  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $12,378  
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).
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$45,177 - $126,264  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 506
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Job Description for Construction Manager

A construction manager oversees the construction of buildings, roads, and other structures. He or she makes sure that the work is running efficiently. Prior to starting a job, the construction manager may create a plan. The construction manager often works directly with clients, so it is important to be able to interact well with customers. Strong interpersonal skills are necessary to work well with staff and with clients. The ability to lead a large team is important.

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Construction Manager Tasks

  • Develop schedules for reaching objectives and make sure work is completed on time.
  • Supervise and direct personnel working on the project.
  • Select and oversee the work of contractors contributing to the project.
  • Manage the planning, materials, building, and budget of a construction or component of a project.
  • Enforce safety measures and company regulations, and obtain required licenses and permits.

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What is it like working as a Construction Manager?

Construction Manager in Minneapolis:
"I have fulfillment in what I do."
Pros: I like building things to specification, on time and on budget. I like ensuring safety and environmental is the priority during construction.
Cons: I work at terminals that are away from my home. I have a young family and am away for weeks at a time. The travel gets old.

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Experience Affects Construction Manager Salaries



National Average
$76,000



Skills That Affect Construction Manager Salaries


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Contractor Management
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Construction Estimating
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Project Management
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National Average
$76,000

Adobe Acrobat
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Microsoft Office
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Scheduling
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Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
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Blueprints
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 569 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
34%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 59%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 22%
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