Construction Manager in Chicago, Illinois Salary

A Construction Manager in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $86,294 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Blueprints and Microsoft Project.

$50,576 - $120,970
$51K
$85K
$120K
MEDIAN: $84,627
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50%
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$0$127K
Salary $50,576 - $120,970
Bonus $993 - $24,468
Profit Sharing $8,500
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$41,110 - $127,661
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 32

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Pay by Experience Level for Construction Manager

Pay by Experience for a Construction Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Construction Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 14 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Construction Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Construction Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 16 salaries. A Construction Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $94,000 based on 21 salaries.

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Q: What is it like working in Chicago?

Construction Manager in Chicago:
Pros: My support structure is in Chicago. - I am a field employee and my job takes me to construction sites all over the country - 100% travel.
Cons: When I go there for meetings I like being there - no complaints.

Key Stats for Construction Manager

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
42%
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Experience Affects Construction Manager Salaries

▲9%

▲5%

National Average
$87,000

Mid-Career
▼24%

▼37%

Skills That Affect Construction Manager Salaries

Blueprints
▲21%

Microsoft Project
▲15%

Budget Management
▲10%

Construction Site Inspection
▲5%


Microsoft Office
▲4%



National Average
$87,000

Microsoft Excel
▼13%

Microsoft Word
▼23%

Scheduling
▼26%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
9 %
Male
91 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
6%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
42%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 19%
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